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“I am so sad to hear of Bobbie’s passing..a lovely person, wonderful mother, and always a smile that lit up a room . Condolences to the Silk...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Christine Canterbury Sanocki

“Bobby's infectious smile will always be with me. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Donna Owen Hirsch - Purcellville, VA

“I am so sorry to hear this very sad news. Bobbie was a wonderful lady. My condolences to the family. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Christine Olson - MA

“I will miss you Beautiful Barbara and your wonderful family. Love all of you. Loretta McNary ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Lorettamcnary - Friend

“I am so sorry to hear about this incredible loss. Bobbie was a great woman and she will truly be missed at CareOne. It was a pleasure getting to meet...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Kelley - Wilmington, MA

“sorry to hear about bobbi she was a kind lady.may she rest in peace. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: john randall - wilmington, MA

“Bobbie's smile lit up whatever room she was in. We saw her at some Bakey family gatherings. She was always friendly. She was always enjoyable to be...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Ken Gatto - Ashland, MA

“Dear John and Family,So sorry to hear about the loss of Bobbie. We know she was the light of your world and she will be deeply missed. Retain all...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Patricia / Robert Colozzo - MA

“Our heartfelt condolences on the passing of Bobbie. Evan and I are thinking of all of you. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Ann McDonagh Sermos - ANDOVER, MA

“Dear John & Family, we were so devastated to hear about Bobbie's passing. Our thoughts and prayers ❤ are with you all! ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Donna McLaughlin - Woburn, MA


Barbara Ann "Bobbie" Silk passed away at Care One Nursing Home in Wilmington, MA from complications due to coronavirus on Friday, April 17, 2020. She was 83 years old.

Bobbie was born in Cambridge on July 8, 1936 to the late Thomas and Annie Bakey of Somerville. She is survived by her husband, John Brendan Silk; children, Thomas Silk, Maryanne Manozzi, Kathleen Sandoz, Jack Silk and Michael Silk; siblings, Thomas "Buddy" Bakey, Jack Bakey and Frank Bakey. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren and a host of other family members and friends. She was a loyal and dedicated employee of New England Telephone. She loved to travel with her husband throughout the country to visit her grandchildren.

Bobbie was cherished and will be truly missed. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother and an all-around amazing human being. Her infectious smile and laughter made her a genuine pleasure to be around.

Due to the covid-19 pandemic, funeral services will be private. Arrangements are in the care of the McDonald Funeral Home, Wakefield. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Care One Nursing Home, Wilmington, MA.