James Junior Gobin

Died: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019


10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Sun., Jan. 27, 2019
Location: Kendall Funeral Home

Funeral Service

12:00 PM Sun., Jan. 27, 2019
Location: Kendall Funeral Home

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Dateline - Preston


James "Junior" Gobin, age 88, of Preston, passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veteran's Hospital in Madison, surrounded by his family. He was born on August 3, 1930 in Scott Twp. Crawford County Wisconsin.  The son of James and Lilly (Willows) Gobin.  He married Arleen  Freymiller on May 25, 1953 at the United Methodist Church in Boscobel. He was a farmer his entire life, and a Korea Conflict Veteran .  He is survived by his wife Arleen  Gobin of Preston. Four daughters: Carolyn Pinto of Baraboo, Barbara (Clint) Spargur of Casper Wy., Cheryl Ellis of Preston, Kathleen Gobin of Afton Wy. One son Edward (Rosemary) Gobin of Prairie du Chien. 15 Grandchildren 13 Great-Grandchildren. One brother Melvin Gobin of Leaf River Ill. One sister Kathryn Steiner of Blue River. A sister in law: Janece  Gobin of Platteville.  He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers Leonard, Harold, and Arnold Gobin. Two grandchildren: Dora Lynn Calkin, Jeffrey Gobin. One great grandson Walter Edward  Ready Jr.

Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 12:00 P.M. at the Kendall Funeral Home in Boscobel. Pastor Jean Bartlett officiating. Burial in the West Fork Cemetery Richland County.  Friends may call on Sunday January 27, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service at the Kendall Funeral Home in Boscobel. Military Honors will be accorded  by the Daugherty- Larson American Legion Post #446 of Steuben. The Kendall Funeral Service in Boscobel is assisting the family.  Online condolence can be sent to www.kendallfuneralservice.com

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Bob & Marlene Cornwell
   Posted Fri January 25, 2019
Dear Arlene and family
Jim was a wonderful adopted father to me as barb and I were growing up. You both gave me such support when my own family had other adgendas, that meant the world to me. I know he is in a better place now looking after his
Very much loved and missed horses. Rest In Peace our dear friend

Darcy steiner Rice
   Posted Fri January 25, 2019
So sorry for your loss he was a nice man I remember riding my bike over to your house and riding horses

Kenneth Peters
   Posted Sat January 26, 2019

GARDEN PATH was sent by Kennth R. Peters.

Our deepest sympathy from the Peters family

Jodi Elton and Scott Ellis
   Posted Sat January 26, 2019
Sorry for your loss Ed,Rose, Jessi. We are thinking of you and you are in our prayers.

   Posted Sun January 27, 2019
Carolyn and family,

Our deepest sympathies at the loss of your Father.May the love and memories you share bring peace and comfort during this difficult time.

Suzette & Wayne Jenkins

Jacqueline and Eustace Pinto
   Posted Sun January 27, 2019
Caroline :Our heartfelt condolences to you , mother and family on the passing away of your Dad. He was a wonderful Dad and may his soul rest in peace.

Brian Robertson
   Posted Mon January 28, 2019
Carolyn and Family -
My deepest sympathy at the passing of your Father. May the many good memories be with you always and help you through your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your Family.
Take good care of each other,
Brian Robertson
Wauwatosa, WI

Patti Pettit
   Posted Fri February 01, 2019
Carolyn & family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Hold those precious memories of your dad close.
Patti (Poole) Pettit

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