Stanetsky Memorial Chapels

475 Washington Street, Canton, MA


Roberta "Bobbie" Elaine Svetkey

July 3, 1940May 21, 2019

Roberta Elaine (Citrin) Svetkey of Boynton Beach, FL formerly of Franklin, MA passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at the age of 78.

Beloved wife of Samuel Svetkey. Devoted mother of Jon Svetkey & his wife Heather Quay and Lori Schneider & her husband Gary. Cherished grandmother of Ian, Claire, Jeremy, Jackson and Alexandra. Loving sister of Leeann Osteen, Anthony Citrin and the late Paul Citrin.

Bobbie was a kind and generous person who was deeply connected to her friends and family. She especially enjoyed spending time on Cape Cod and in Maine, immersing herself in crafts and artistic projects, attending plays and concerts, and hosting gatherings at her home. She will be missed by all who had the privilege to know her.

Funeral services will be held at Stanetsky Memorial Chapel, 475 Washington Street, Canton, MA on Sunday, May 26th at 10AM, followed by burial in Sharon Memorial Park.

A memorial celebration will be held at the home of Lori & Gary Schneider immediately following the burial until 8PM and continuing on Monday from 3-7PM.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy in her memory may be donated to The Jimmy Fund at www.jimmyfund.org.


  • Funeral Service Sunday, May 26, 2019
  • Burial Sunday, May 26, 2019


Roberta "Bobbie" Elaine Svetkey

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Charna Buchbinder Zeller

May 26, 2019

Our deepest sympathies to you Sam and your entire family. May you take comfort in your memories and know she is no longer suffering. Sending love, light and prayers.

Charna and Ken

arline swartz

May 25, 2019

Dear Sam,
We were so sorry to hear about Bobbi. Our sincerest sympathy to you and your family.
Arline & Dave Swartz