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A Wetzel and Son Obituary for:
Ellen L. Bober
May 11, 1930 - July 14, 2016

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Funeral Home - Wetzel and Son Funeral Home - 419 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046 - 215-663-8550 - Map
Clergy - Bethany United Church of Christ - 6545 Rising Sun Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111 - 215-745-5231 - Map
Cemetery - Lawnview Cemetery - 500 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046 - 215-379-1600 - Map
Family Florist - Schmidt’s Florist - 700 Solly Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111 - 215-745-6234 - Map
Donation - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation - Central Florida Chapter - 370 Centerpointe Circle, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701 - 407-774-2166 - Map

Ellen L. Bober of Winter Park, Florida died Thursday, July 14, 2016 at her home. She was 86 years old. Ellen was born May 11, 1930 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Robert Koenig and the late Wilhelmine Koenig (nee - Scheuffele). She is the beloved wife of the late Richard Bober; mother of Lois Malizzia and her husband Joseph and Linda Visnov and her husband Richard; grandmother of Christine and Valerie Malizzia and Joshua and Heather Visnov.

Ellen was born, raised, and educated in Philadelphia where she was a graduate of Olney High School in the city. She worked as a secretary prior to raising her children. Ellen was a longtime member of Bethany United Church of Christ who grew up in the church. Ellen and her husband Richard lived in Philadelphia until the early 1980s when they moved to Florida. Over the years she was able to stay in contact with and travel to visit her extended family in Germany. She enjoyed family vacations in Florida and the Outer Banks. Ellen loved her grandchildren and loved spending time with her family.

Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 from 11:00 A.M. and funeral service at 12:00 P.M. at Wetzel and Son Funeral Home, 419 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046. Her graveside service will follow at Lawnview Cemetery, 500 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge, PA 19046 www.cemeteryco.com.

Religious services were conducted by Rev. Dr. Jack Fletcher Price, pastor of Bethany United Church of Christ, 6545 Rising Sun Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111 www.bethanychurchphila.org.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation - Central Florida Chapter, 370 Centerpointe Circle, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701 www2.jdrf.org/site/TR?px=1175949&fr_id=5722&pg=personal.

Family flowers arranged by Schmidt’s Florist 215-745-6234.

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