- February 7, 1945 - September 18, 2012
- Indianapolis, Indiana
of Bobbye's Passing
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“Hey gram, I haven't wrote on here in forever! I think about you every day. I'm staying with poppy for the summer and ive been helping aunt lisa with...Read More »
1 of 38 | Posted by: Connor Bland - Bristol, CT
I miss you a lot. I know your with me everyday! Next weekend is the balloon fest and its going to be hard having Poppye here but not you....Read More »
2 of 38 | Posted by: Connor Bland - plainville, CT
“Hey Gram,I find myself constantly writing to you over all of these internet sites, let it be facebook or here. I feel like when I write here you can...Read More »
3 of 38 | Posted by: Eryn Bland - Plainville, CT
I know i haven't written to you on facebook or this lately but I miss you more than ever on days like this..the weekends. I would be over...Read More »
4 of 38 | Posted by: Connor - plainville, CT
“Hi Hun It"s been a while but i still wish you were going to come home. I think about you day and night. It"s not getting easier.I have so much to...Read More »
5 of 38 | Posted by: Dale - Indianapolis - Husband
“I am lighting a candle for you Mom for your birthday. I know you will be glad it's just one and not your actual years...they might burn the house...Read More »
6 of 38 | Posted by: Donna Hatchett - Edinburgh, IN
“Miss you now more than ever, Gram. Love you forever and can't wait till I can see you again.
7 of 38 | Posted by: Eryn - Plainville, CT
“Today marks four weeks Mom...I miss you so very much. I am trying to figure out how to live this life without you here. A task that seems monumental....Read More »
8 of 38 | Posted by: Donna Hatchett - Edinburgh, IN
“Dear Dale and family,
We are truly sorry for your loss. May the memories you have fill your hearts with love and less pain when you think of her...Read More »
9 of 38 | Posted by: Patty Ludwig - Avon, IN - Friend
“I'm so sorry to hear onyour passing Bobbye, so many memories of my early childhood were spent at your house in Burlington while Mikey and I were up...Read More »
10 of 38 | Posted by: Jessica - Bristol, CT - Friend
“Dale- our prayers go out to you and your family. May her memories make each day a little less painful as time moves on.
11 of 38 | Posted by: Dave & Jo-Ann Lardie - Simsbury, CT
You will always be in my heart, Uncle Gus will take good care of you up there. I will cherish this last time you came home to visit, and...Read More »
12 of 38 | Posted by: Amber Martin - Bristol, CT
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and
Nat & Meda Moschini, Plainville, Ct.
13 of 38 | Posted by: Nat & Meda Moschini
“My deepest sympathies to all. I will be in continued prayer for all of you whom are suffering from the loss of their dear Wife, Mom, Grandmom,...Read More »
14 of 38 | Posted by: Jennifer Webb - Kendall Park, NJ
“When our loved ones pass away,
we dont know what to do or say.
We tell ourselves it will be okay.
That we will meet again someday.
I know you're in a...Read More »
15 of 38 | Posted by: Sara Martin - Wallingford, CT
“Dale and family,
My condolences, I am saddened too. I know we will all miss Bobbye may she be at peace. She was a creative, thoughtful, caring...Read More »
16 of 38 | Posted by: Tamara Martin - Wallingford, CT
“God saw you getting tired, And a cure was not to be. So He put His arms around you, And said, "Come unto Me" With tearful eyes we watched you, As you...Read More »
17 of 38 | Posted by: Kristen Martin - CT
“To all family members and friends,God has chosen to heal our Aunt Polly in Heaven and we rejoice knowing she is with our Heavenly Father. We feel so...Read More »
18 of 38 | Posted by: Joe and Brenda Thompson - Indpls, IN
“Dear, Laura, Eryn and Connor
We are very sorry for your loss. Laura your Mom, and Connor&Eryn your Grandma will watch over you forever. As I read...Read More »
19 of 38 | Posted by: Missy & Gary Gagnier - Bristol, CT
“Bobbye...the last time we spoke, was such a joy for me. We reminisced, and re-told our stories of when we first met, so many years ago, and the...Read More »
20 of 38 | Posted by: Noreen Johnson
“Here is an excerpt from a letter Jillian wrote to her Mimi
I know its only been 2 days since you died but I'm very sad and I miss you. I'm sorry...Read More »
21 of 38 | Posted by: Jillian Martin - granddaughter
“We always looked forward to seeing Bobbye's home decorated for Christmas, it made the Holidays in Plainville special. We missed this so much when ...Read More »
22 of 38 | Posted by: Richard and Kristine Ohidy - CT
“Dale and family,
I only wish that I had spent more time with Bobbye and had gotten to know her better when you both were in CT . But I will cherish...Read More »
23 of 38 | Posted by: Dale DeMille - Southington, CT
“Dale Martin and Family
I want to share my heartfelt condolences at the sudden death of your wife, Bobbye. May her soul rest in peace!
In deepest...Read More »
24 of 38 | Posted by: Larry Armstrong - Indianapolis, IN
“LAURA & FAMILY,
OUR DEEPEST MOST HEARTFELT SYMPATHY TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME IN YOUR LIVES. OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH...Read More »
25 of 38 | Posted by: East Coast Centerless - Waterbury, CT
“Our deepest Sympathy. Your family is our our hearts & prayers.
Cmille & Diane
26 of 38 | Posted by: Camille & Diane Albert - CT
“Dearest Bobbye - I pray that you are at peace now where there is only happiness and love. No more worries that this world brings. I remember...Read More »
27 of 38 | Posted by: JoNell Martin
“WE WERE POLES APART WHEN IT CAME TO BELIEVING
BUT PLEASE KNOW MY FRIEND THAT MY HEART IS GRIEVING
WE MOANED AND WE GROANED WE LAUGHED AND WE CRIED...Read More »
28 of 38 | Posted by: FRANNI HEATLEY - PLYMOUTH, CT
“So sorry for your loss I pray that God will comfort and give the family strength at such a sad time.
29 of 38 | Posted by: Dianne Stepensky - Southington, CT
“BobbyeWe had many good years together. You brought two beautiful girls into my life and a handsome son which, alomg with my three beautiful girls, we...Read More »
30 of 38 | Posted by: george bruguier - St. Cloud, FL
“Anyone who knew Polly knew of her ability to instantly light up a room when she walked in. I can't think of one time when she didn't have that big,...Read More »
31 of 38 | Posted by: Lindsey Thompson - Indianapolis, IN
“To My Loving Wife and Best Friend,
We had so many great years of Fun, Exciting and Tender times together, it will be truely missed.
I'm...Read More »
32 of 38 | Posted by: Dale A. Martin - Indianapolis, IN
“Although many years have passed, I still remember what a fantastic lady Bobbye was. May she be at peace and live life as ever lasting love for...Read More »
33 of 38 | Posted by: Tina Prentice - bristol, CT
I love you more than words can describe. You did a wonderful job helping mom raise Connor and I. I couldn't of asked for a better Grandma....Read More »
34 of 38 | Posted by: Eryn Bland - Plainville, CT
“Oh Mom, I will miss everything about you.
Mom, you were a natural beauty, very much a lady with a classic style. You were a teacher, for you taught...Read More »
35 of 38 | Posted by: Donna Hatchett - Edinburgh, IN
“The Broken Chain
We little knew that day,
God was going to call your name.
In life we loved you dearly,
In death, we do the same.
It broke our hearts...Read More »
36 of 38 | Posted by: Chad - Indianapolis, IN
“I love you grandma. You will always be in my heart. You were my best friend! I will always pray for you.
37 of 38 | Posted by: Connor Bland - plainville, CT
“Dear Martin Family,
There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and...Read More »
38 of 38 | Posted by: Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers - IN
Bobbye Martin 67, of Indianapolis, formerly of Connecticut, died Tuesday September 18, 2012. She was born the daughter of Robert and Pauline Wiggs on February 7, 1945 in Woodland, Mississippi. Bobbye was a strong willed and determined lady, devoted to her family she dearly loved. She enjoyed her flower gardens and being with her grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, Dale Martin, daughters Donna (Glenn) Hatchett, Laura Bland, sons Michael Bruguier, Dale (Jonnell) Martin, Jr., and Chad (Kristen) Martin; siblings: Patricia Thompson, Lounez Jennings, Paul Wiggs, Colleen Leal, Delvin Wiggs, and Dude Scroggins, grandchildren: Eryn, Collin, Connor, Gabriel, Jillian, Samantha and Scott. She is preceded in death by her parents and 2 brothers Tim and Earl Scroggins. The Funeral Saturday September 22, 2012 at 3PM in Flanner and Buchanan - Decatur with interment to follow at West Newton Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 PM until time of service.
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