Richard J. ‘Ricky’ Gobbo

Richard J. “Ricky” Gobbo, 63, formerly of Fostoria, passed away at 4:24 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin, where he resided.

He was born June 6, 1950, in Chicago, Ill., to the late John and Betty Lou (Moody) Gobbo.

Surviving is his sister, Gini (Neal Winkeljohn) Gobbo of Fostoria.

Ricky was a 1969 graduate of St. Willibrord High School, Chicago. He enjoyed watching sports, his model trains and loved his pets. He was commonly seen riding his bicycle around Fostoria, where he met many friends.

Private burial will take place at Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to St. Francis Home, 182 Francis Ave., Tiffin, OH 44883.

Hoening Funeral Home, 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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