Roberta "Bobbie" Campbell

July 13, 1942October 25, 2013
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Age 71, went to her eternal home on October 25, 2013 based on her faith in Jesus Christ as her Savior. Bobbie was born on July 13, 1942 in South Bend, IN. She is preceded in death be her parents, Jackson and Eunice; daughter, Cheryl Baetsle. She is survived by her sisters, Jackie Jackson and Peg Town; children, Joanne (David) Rendall of Mishawaka, IN, Diane (Carl) Wittendorf of Granger, IN, Suzanne (Joe) Scheller of Champlin, MN and Bryan (Brenda) Baetsle of Wasilla, AK as well as August Baetsle; grandchildren, Josh, Matt, Jacob, Beccah, Eden, Christian, Charity, Abby, Tim, Peter and Mark; and many nieces and nephews. Bobbie was known for her perseverance, volunteerism, hospitality, education, leadership, and faith. She enjoyed life, including music, the outdoors, and playing games with her grandchildren. Bobbie earned her BS in Public Affairs and Environmental Policy from Indiana University and a Master's degree in Organizational Leadership at age 68. She recently retired after a 30 year career with Girl Scouts, remaining dedicated to the development of girls as troop leader, camp director, consultant, and executive director in over 7 states, including Singing Sands Council near Mishawaka, IN; St. Croix Valley Council in St. Paul, MN; Girl Scouts USA in New York City; Kaw Valley Council in Topeka, KS; Connecticut Valley Council in Hartford, CT; Bergen County Council in Paramus, NJ; and Shagbark Council in Mt. Vernon, IL. Her leadership was an inspiration to many and her continual focus on others guided her interaction. A Memorial Service will be held 10AM Friday, November 1, 2013 at North Heights Lutheran Church, 1700 Hwy 96 W, Arden Hills with a visitation 1 hour prior. Private interment. Memorials are preferred to North Heights Lutheran Church.


  • Visitation Friday, November 1, 2013
  • Funeral Service Friday, November 1, 2013

Roberta "Bobbie" Campbell

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December 11, 2013

Joanne and family, it gives me great sorrow to learn of the loss of your mother. She was a very special lady. Dick Bruce

Janet Litwin

November 2, 2013

Suzy and Joe, We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. She was such a warm and wonderful person and I feel blessed to have known her. She also was such a great fan at all of your kids' sports games and school activities. You could always tell how much she loved her family and grandchildren. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. -Love, Jim and Janet Litwin

Susanna Mills

November 2, 2013

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I met Bobbie through Girl Scouts in S. IL. She was a truly loving and wonderful person. I feel blessed having known Bobbie. You are all in my prayers.

Perri Graham

November 1, 2013

I'm so sorry to hear that you've lost your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you go through this very difficult time.

Jan Hank

October 31, 2013


My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May you find peace as you reminisce about her wonderful life.

October 29, 2013

Joanne, Diane, Suzy and Brian
I am so sorry to hear that your Mom has passed away. So many great memories of Girl Scout camp. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. SID

October 29, 2013

Sorry to hear of your mothers passing. Our prayers are with you and your family.

Tom, Wendy, Andrea and Zac Wagner

Lisa Martin

October 29, 2013

Hi helped Bobbie buy her house in Brooklyn Park. What a delightful woman she was. I was sad to her of her passing.

Todd and Jenn Crist

October 29, 2013

Diane and Family-Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this tough time.

Kristine Smith

October 29, 2013

My thoughts, prayers, and a whole bunch of love are with your family.