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Bobby J. Roberts Sr.

October 9, 1932 - May 3, 2013
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Bobby J. Roberts, 80, of Evansville, passed away Friday, May 3, 2013, at St. Mary's Medical Center. He was born on October 9, 1932, in Yankeetown, IN. He served in the US Marine Corps during the Korean War and worked at Whirlpool for 42 years. Bob loved the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and coached baseball for many years. He was a loyal IU basketball fan. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Bob attended Washington Avenue Baptist Church for many years. Bobby was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Judy Roberts; parents, Waldo Roberts and Claudina Buchanan; sister, Jean...
Bobby J. Roberts, 80, of Evansville, passed away Friday, May 3, 2013, at St. Mary's Medical Center. He was born on October 9, 1932, in Yankeetown, IN.

He served in the US Marine Corps during the Korean War and worked at Whirlpool for 42 years. Bob loved the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and coached baseball for many years. He was a loyal IU basketball fan. He especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Bob attended Washington Avenue Baptist Church for many years.

Bobby was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Judy Roberts; parents, Waldo Roberts and Claudina Buchanan; sister, Jean Galster; grandchildren, Wendy Sue and Kelly Jo.

He is survived by his daughter, Joann S. Conger and husband, Bill; sons, Michael H. Roberts and wife, Kathy and Bobby J. Roberts, Jr. and wife, Alexis; seven grandchildren;15 great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Services will be 1:00 PM Monday, May 6, 2013, at Alexander East Chapel, officiated by Rev. Kris Holzmeyer, with burial in Park Lawn Cemetery. Friends may visit Sunday from 2:00 to 7:00 PM and Monday from 11:30 AM until service time at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the , 6301 Old Boonville Hwy, Suite B, Evansville, IN 47715. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderEastChapel.com.

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