Barbara J. Mensching

Published 9:25 am Tuesday, February 25, 2014

GULFPORT, FL – Barbara Jean Mensching, 69 of Gulfport, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on February 11, 2014.

She is survived by her mother, Mary (Debusk) Mitchell (92); a sister, Mary Faye Huntemann; sons, Brian and Lloyd; a daughter, Heather; and five grandchildren.

Bobbie was pre-deceased by her best friend and loving husband, George.

Bobbie graduated from Norview High School, Norfolk, VA, in 1962.

Bobbie loved life, the ocean, and ice cream (preferably Chocolate).

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Mary Mitchell

3317 Old Kirkwood Drive

Virginia Beach, VA23452

Please consider a donation in Bobbie’s name to the Suncoast Hospice Foundation:, or to the SPCATampaBay:

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. on April 16, 2014 at Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 3747 34th Street South, St. Petersburg, Florida 33711.