THE DAYTONA BEACH NEWS-JOURNAL
Daytona Beach, Florida
May 12, 2013
Barbara "Bobbe" Canty, 87, of Palm Coast passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the Stuart F. Meyer Hospice House. She was born on August 20, 1925 in Melrose, MA to Oscar and Louise Hurkett.
Bobbe was a former flight attendant with Northeast Airlines. On June 24, 1948 she married State Trooper George "Judd" Canty at St. Mary's Church in Melrose.
They have been residents of Palm Coast, FL. since 1987. She was a long time member of the Palm Harbor Golf Club "Nifty Niners".
Survivors include her loving husband of 65 years, George "Judd"; sons, Dennis of Pepperell, MA; Richard and his wife Elizabeth of Moraga, CA; Stephen and his wife Rita of Jacksonville, FL; Bruce and his wife Robyn of South Windsor, CT; 4 grandsons, 7 granddaughters, and 1 great-granddaughter.
Bobbe Canty was larger than life itself. She was our guiding light, our model of uncompromised love and support. Her enthusiastic spirit and the grace with which she carried herself throughout her life, will be her lasting legacy. She has touched us all with her teachings of what is most important - God, family and friends. Peace be with her.
Arrangements are in the care and trust of Craig-Flagler Palms Funeral Home.