Barbara "Bobbie" Diane Hartz, age 69, of Willard, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2021, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on February 22, 1951, in Willard, Ohio, to the late Aaron Donald and Virgie (Triplett) Hamons. Bobbie attended the Willard Church of God and retired as a dispatcher from the Willard Police Department and was a member of the Willard Fire Department. She enjoyed raising miniature donkeys and Shelties, camping, going to fairs, flea markets and thrift stores, but most of all, spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Gregory Hartz whom she married on June 1, 1974; children, Brandon (Beth) Hartz of Milan, OH and Mandi (Nathan) Martin of Shelby, OH; siblings, Donna (Clyde) Miller, of KY; Kenneth (Peggy) Hamons, of TN; Kimberly (Carl) Craigmyle of Orville, OH and Todd (Cathy) Hamons of Willard, OH and 14 grandkids plus one on the way.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Donald and Virgie Hamons.
Calling hours will be at Secor Funeral Home at Willard, Ohio on Thursday, January 14, 2021, from 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM where her funeral service will be at 1:00 PM with Pastor Greg Griffith officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Abigail Pregnancy Services in Willard, which is an important ministry Bobbie volunteered for. Online condolences may be made to Bobbie's family by visiting www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
Debi Hamons-Stahl - Jan 15, 2021
Greg I'm so sorry to hear about Bobbi . She was a great cousin always had a smile. She will be missed by all.
PATSY F THOMPSON - Jan 13, 2021
So Sorry to hear of the passing of Bobbie. We were classsmates and friends for a long time.
May your family find peace in the coming days.
Marsha Ganni - Jan 13, 2021
Greg and family, Sorry for your loss. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. God Bless
Bruce and Cheryl Buurma - Jan 13, 2021
Greg and family, so sorry to hear about Bobbie losing her battle. The Lord received another angel! Our prayers go out for you and your family!
Penny Mastron Howell - Jan 13, 2021
I was so sorry to hear about Bobbie. We had some good times at WHS. I think about my classmates often . Keep all the good memories in your hearts. Prayers for all her family.
Mary Rees - Jan 12, 2021
My deepest condolences to the whole family. My heart goes out to you all.
Claudia Hamons Lesho - Jan 11, 2021
I am so sorry for the passing of Bobbi. Being first cousins, we spent a lot of time together as children. She will be greatly missed but she is the arms of our loving God. Rest in Peace Bobbi.
Shelly Daniel - Jan 11, 2021
So sorry for your loss. Bobbi was a special person and I enjoyed working her.
Frank and Joan Hiltbrunner Patrick - Jan 11, 2021
Greg, my prayers for you and your family for peace and comfort. May God heal your sadness. Hugs!
Delia Blackburn - Jan 11, 2021
Sorry for your loss. Bobbie was a beautiful and caring person. Enjoyed her when she was on the squad. May God give you peace and comfort thru this difficult time and days ahead.
Linda Shook - Jan 11, 2021
So sorry to hear about Bobbies passing. She was a caring person and Always eager to help. A pleasure to work with when we were dispatchers in the P.D. Prayers for the entire family.
Joe and Janene Reiderman - Jan 11, 2021
Our thoughts and prayers are going out to ALL of you.
May knowing that she was cared about and loved beyond measure, be of comfort to you.
Bev Ganni - Jan 11, 2021
Greg, Brandon,Mandi and families,
My heartfelt condolences at your loss. Bobbie was a wonderful and loving lady. She made my days learning dispatch feel comfortable snd secure. Bobbie gave me a wonderful coffee mug which came to California with me. Sadly it was broken in December and unable to be repaired. She had such a bright smile and was so full of love! I feel blessed to have had her in my life. God be with each if you and give you strength.
Jerry and Alice Hamons - Jan 11, 2021
Very sorry for the loss of Bobbi. We will keep praying for comfort and peace for her family.
Bob and Rita Dove - Jan 11, 2021
Greg and family we are so very sorry to hear of Bobbie sending lots of love and prayers for all of you during this difficult time
Darlene & Newman King - Jan 11, 2021
Greg, Brandon,Mandi-We are so sorry to hear of Bobbi's passing. It was a pleasure working and knowing Bobbi on the Willard Fire & Rescue Dept. She is at peace and in no pain. R.I.P. Bobbi.
Deb Sallee - Jan 11, 2021
Greg and family, Ernie and I are so very sorry to hear about Bobbi’s death. Please know your in our thoughts and prayers . May God give you peace and comfort your hearts during this difficult time. Love and prayers 🙏🏼
Mick and Sandi OBrien - Jan 11, 2021
Greg and Family
We are so sad to hear about Bobbi
She was a sweet lady
Lynn Wallace - Jan 11, 2021
Sending my love and prayers Donna and Clyde. May God wrap his loving arms around Bobbie and send comfort and strength to all of her family. May your happiness for her be greater than the pain of your loss. May sweet memories surround you for many years to come and the peace of our Lord fill your hearts. Prayers and condolences.
Joyce Garcia - Jan 11, 2021
Donna, so sorry for you and the families loss, May God wrap His arms around all and give you comfort, cause we know Bobbie is in a better place.
Carol J. Hostetler - Jan 11, 2021
Blessings to the family. I had good times with Bobbi and she was a blessing to her family and friends. Keep her safe with Our Heavenly Father.
Jacki Wiles - Jan 10, 2021
So sorry to hear of Bobbie’s passing. She was a special caring person. It was an honor to work with her .
Chuck & JoAnne Kaylor - Jan 10, 2021
Deepest sympathy in your family’s loss. Bobbie was a fellow classmate & a special person. Prayers for God’s comfort during this difficult time.
Barry and Rhonda Jester - Jan 10, 2021
Greg and family, so sorry to hear about Bobbie! The Lord received another angel! Prayers for you and your family!
Dennis & Lisa Buck — Daughters - Jan 10, 2021
Bobbi was a very special person to us as we got to know her camping. Praying for you & your family.
Paul & Joyce Gase - Jan 10, 2021
We are so sorry for your loss. She was so good to her family and the community. Take care.
Paul and Joyce Gase
Tim and Jackie Workman - Jan 10, 2021
Camping will always special because of good friends like Bobbie and Greg. Praying for you and your family through this heartbreaking time of loss.
Mary Tackett - Jan 10, 2021
Greg and family So sorry to hear of Bobbies passing. She will
be missed by many
Bob (and LaVonne) Ayres - Jan 10, 2021
So sorry to hear the sad news about Bobbie. She was a fellow 1969 WHS classmate and will be sorely missed. Kind thoughts and prayers are going out to all of her family and friends. May God provide strength and comfort for the difficult days ahead, and fond memories for the years to come.
Mike & Donnie Courtright - Jan 10, 2021
We were so saddened to hear the news of Bobbie’s passing. We can all find comfort in the fact that she is now pain-free and with her loving Savior.
Jim & Jackie Ratliff - Jan 10, 2021
Hartz family, our sincere sympathy for your loss. We both graduated with Bobbie. Keeping all of you in our prayers.
Cynthia Lewellen Branham - Jan 10, 2021
Please accept my condolences on Bobbi's passing. I pray for comfort and peace for your family.
Barbara Picklesimer - Jan 10, 2021
Have know you for many of years Rest in Peace Bobbie
Gary and Rose Pittenger - Jan 10, 2021
Greg and family, we are so sorry for your loss. Bobbie was a very special person. Sending prayers to you and your family