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Don LeRoy Roberts

May 17, 1938 - February 18, 2013
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Roberts, Don LeRoy age 74, passed away on February 18, 2013 after a long illness. Don, born in Wiley, CO served his military career with the U.S. Navy as an ADJ3 Flight Engineer in the first Atomic Squadron in China Lake, CA. After discharge from the U.S. Navy, Don and Alice returned to Wichita, KS. As an entrepreneur, Don founded Graphic Markings, Inc. in 1983 and remained a Wichita business owner until he retired in 2003. He was most proud of his 54 year marriage to Alice, which began in Barbers Point, Hawaii in 1958. Don served on the American Diabetes Association Board and a proud active member of Westwood Presbyterian Church. ...
Roberts, Don LeRoy age 74, passed away on February 18, 2013 after a long illness. Don, born in Wiley, CO served his military career with the U.S. Navy as an ADJ3 Flight Engineer in the first Atomic Squadron in China Lake, CA. After discharge from the U.S. Navy, Don and Alice returned to Wichita, KS. As an entrepreneur, Don founded Graphic Markings, Inc. in 1983 and remained a Wichita business owner until he retired in 2003. He was most proud of his 54 year marriage to Alice, which began in Barbers Point, Hawaii in 1958. Don served on the American Diabetes Association Board and a proud active member of Westwood Presbyterian Church. He was also a member of Rolling Hills Country Club and before his illness had enjoyed golfing, gardening, traveling and spending time with his family and friends. Don is preceded in death by his parents, Ted and Eva Roberts, sisters Sandra Roberts and Mary Jane Hartshorn (surviving brother-in-law Ed), and grandsons Joshua and Jason Roberts. Don is survived by his beloved wife, Alice, son Rick Roberts (Tammy) and daughter Denise Ancell (Blane), granddaughters Jennifer Roberts, Stacy Ancell, Lindsey Ancell, step-granddaughters Alexa Brockel and Jenna Brockel, step-brother Jim Bulloch (Phyllis), step-mother Edna Baker and step-sister Nora Meyer. A memorial service will be held at Westwood Presbyterian Church on February 22, 2013 at 11:00 am. Memorial to Westwood Presbyterian Church, 8007 W. Maple, Wichita, KS 67209.

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