April 16, 2019

We are sad to announce the passing of Bobbie Ramirez Monroe. Bobbie, at the age of 70, passed away April 16, 2019. She was a long-time resident of Goldonna and the daughter of Roy Ebarb and the late Irma Ebarb of Zwolle.

She was an amazing cook, favored yellow roses and had a love for music and dancing. She was always full of spontaneity and self-determination. Bobbie was a beloved Daughter, Sister, Aunt, Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother and friend to many.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Irma Ebarb of Zwolle; husband, George Monroe of Goldonna; and daughter, Billie Martin of Tacoma, Wash.

She is survived by her father, Roy Ebarb of Zwolle; children, daughter, Betty Smith-Jones (Chris); sons, Richard Smith (Lisa), Daniel Monroe (Julee) and George David Monroe (Kim); 17 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; sisters, Agnes Green, Teresa Lambert, Gloria Robinson and Pauline Hardy; brother, Paul Ramirez; and nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to join our “Celebration of Life” ceremony in honor of Bobbie Ramirez Monroe, Sunday, Sept. 5 at 11 a.m. with services at 2 p.m. at Blue On The Lake Cabin, 284 Dalton Ranch Road, Campti.

The celebration is informal.

The family welcomes potluck dishes, drinks and fun memories to share in the celebration.