Bernice "Bea" Ann Nobbe, Neenah, age 90, passed away Saturday, April 10, 2021 at the VNA . She was born July 16, 1930, in Hortonville, WI, daughter of the late Fred and Ella (Boelter) Lemke. She was preceded in death by her 6 siblings. Bea was married on November 19, 1949 to her husband of 57 years, George Henry Nobbe, who preceded her in death in 2006.
Bea was preceded in death by her two sons Gary Nobbe (2018) and Scott Nobbe (2019). She is survived by her daughter Judy (Gary) Anacker, Ala.; her five grandchildren Steve (Nicole) Anacker, Stacey (Adam) Massey, Stephanie (Jonathan) Russell, Nate (Tiffany) Nobbe, and Bridgette Nobbe; and her twelve great-grandchildren.
Bea was a Neenah resident most of her life. She had a big heart and cared deeply for those in her life. She often showed love through phone calls, cards, gifts, and homemade goodies. She also loved spending time out shopping, dining, and attending country concert. While at home her hobbies consisted of gardening, bird watching, cooking and baking, and caring for her pets. Bea was an AVON distributor for many years and loved her customers. She also enjoyed playing on a bowling league. She was a member at United Methodist Church in Neenah. She was full of life and loved staying busy.
A special thanks and appreciation to those at the VNA for caring for our Bea/Mom/Grandma/Great-Grandma B. in her final years and thank you for the hospice care.