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Bobby C. Hastings

May 6, 1950 ~ May 29, 2020 (age 70)


Friendship- Bobby C.  Hastings, of 4260 Route 275, Friendship, died Friday (May 29, 2020) at the Olean General Hospital, after a long courageous battle with cancer.

Born May 6, 1950, she was the daughter of the late Gorden and Patricia Parker Hendryx.

Bobby was a graduate of Hinsdale Central School.  She worked for several years for the Castle Restaurant and later for Microtel in Wellsville.

In her earlier years, Bobby was an avid bowler. She enjoyed being outdoors; gardening, and fishing. She loved her horses and was a member of the Colorado Ranger Horse Club and the Appaloosa Club of America.

Surviving is her fiancé, Russell Hill, Sr. of Friendship; two daughters, Barbara Shannon of Texas and Georgia (Dan Firkins) Petro California; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two sisters, Kathy Hendryx of Olean, and Barbara (Robert) Callahan of Houston, TX; three step-sons; Russell Hill of Friendship, Michael (Rosie) Hill of Plainfield Ill., and Steven Hill  of Joliet, Ill; and seven step-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by one brother, Michael Hendryx; and one son-in-law, Doug Shannon.

At the family’s request, there will be no services.  Memorials if desired may be made to the Pink Pumpkin Project;

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