Barrasso, who serves as the chairman of the Senate Republican Conference, said his wife died in Casper, Wyoming, after battling Glioblastoma brain cancer. He lauded her as a “fierce advocate” and said she is now “at home with the Lord.”
“After a courageous battle with cancer, Bobbi is now at peace and at home with the Lord. In addition to being a devoted wife and mother, Bobbi was a leader, fierce advocate for Wyoming, and friend to everyone she met. We miss her dearly,” Barasso said in a statement.
“On behalf of our entire family, we thank everyone for your prayers and continued support as we remember her and grieve together,” he added.
John and Bobbi Barrasso were married on New Year’s Day 2008,