Sat, 07 Sep 2013, 10:07 AM
Veteran Drag Racer Bobby Lagana Sr. Passes
Bobby Lagana Sr.
January 6, 1941 - September 5, 2013
Caring Husband, Loving Father, Devoted Son, Honorable Friend, Dedicated Automotive Mechanic, and
last but not least, a Hardcore Drag Racer - All attributes of the late Bobby Lagana Sr.
Bobby Lagana Sr.'s world revolved around his kids, and for him it meant bringing them up at the
racetrack. Bobby Sr. was all about keeping his word, and teaching his kids the value of family and
true friendship. Bobby Sr. would never refuse anyone in need and would drop anything to help even
Bobby Sr. lost his first daughter, Dinah, at 10 years old; he then had four more kids with wife
Marie and raised them in Dinah's honor. Bobby and Marie made sure their kids wanted for nothing and
lived for everything. Marie passed away in 2000 after a short battle with Cancer. Through all the
good times and bad times, Bobby enjoyed life to the fullest and has four great kids to live in his
In lieu of flowers, the Lagana family asks that support of a charity close to Bobby Sr.'s heart be
remembered: D.R.A.W. (drawfasthelp.org). Bobby Sr. knew firsthand the power of D.R.A.W. and would
never forget the assistance his family received from them.
Times and locations of services for Bobby Lagana Sr.
Showing for Bobby Lagana Sr.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
2-4 P.M. and 7-9 P.M.
Westchester Funeral Home
190 Main Street
Eastchester, NY 10709
Phone - (914) 337-4585
Immaculate Conception Church
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Immaculate Conception is located across the street from the Funeral Home. A burial will follow and
there will be a gathering at Bobby's garage after the funeral to throw the Nitro Bull around.
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