Farnhamville – Roberta “Bobbie” Mikesell, 71, died Sunday, May 24, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family. A Celebration of Life gathering was held on Saturday, May 30th at Bobbie and Carl's home in Farnhamville, Iowa.
Roberta Kay (Major) Mikesell was born on April 18, 1949 in Albia, Iowa to Lloyd and Fern (Kellogg) Major. On October 6, 1990 Bobbie married Carl Mikesell in Auburn.
Bobbie enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, having get-togethers, camping, fishing, and her spoiled dog babies.
Bobbie is survived by her husband Carl of Farnhamville; children Cherri (Tim) Gullet, Renee (Don) Goettsch, Annette (Jim) Bellcock, Jimmy (Vanessa) Mikesell, Kandie (Dan) Stout and Wayne (Cindy) Barnes; 25 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, and several adopted grandchildren; brother Paul and sister Sheri Arnold. She was preceded in death by her parents Lloyd and Fern Major, grandson Stephen Graber, and great-granddaughters Clara and Ellen Lentz.