Thelma “Tee” Bobb Tinan, 100, resident of Ashton, ID, formerly of Mitchell, died Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at the Ashton Care Center. Funeral services will be Thursday, November 30, 2017, 2:00PM, at the Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery in Mitchell. Visitation will be from 5-7PM Wednesday at the Bittner Funeral Chapel.
Thelma Jean Brown was born in Gate, Oklahoma, February 28, 1917, to William and Anna (Franklin) Brown. She grew up and attended school in the Denver area where she graduated from nursing school and became a surgical nurse. On January 4, 1940 she married Dr. Edward Bobb in Mitchell. He preceded her in death in 1957. On May 5, 1973, she married Fred A. Tinan in Denver, CO. He preceded her in death in 1988. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, and active member of P.E.O. and was an avid hunter and golfer. She had been a resident of Ashton, ID since 2006.
She is survived by one son, Douglas Bobb and wife, Jill of Ashton, ID; four grandchildren: Michael Bobb and his wife, Amy, Shane Bobb, Stephen Bobb, Dylan Bobb and his wife, Larissa; four great-grandchildren: Layne Bobb, Lily Bobb, Nicholas Bobb, and Lucy Bobb; and the Tinan girls and their families: Gloria Tinan, Diane Sullivan, Suzanne Patrick, Cynthia Coppinger and Stephanie Lonnquist.
In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by her son, John Bobb, her sister, Dorothy Joyce; and her parents.