Welcome, Guest Log in or Register

Search Obituaries:

Advanced Search                     Show Popular Searches



This page has been viewed 1197 times    
Richard Roberts
Richard RobertsBlockORichard Roberts, 82 of Prospect, died Sunday June 26, 2022 at the Marion General Hospital.

He was born June 15, 1940 in Marion to the late Paul F. and Phyllis (Hughes) Roberts, he was also preceded in death by a son, Richard Reed Roberts, wife, Eulah (Collins) and wife, Karen (Downard) and a sister, JoAnne Moser.

Richard graduated in 1958 from the Prospect High School, where he played baseball and in 1955 they won the Central District Championship. He was also a member of the Prospect Baptist Church.

An electrician by trade, he had worked at W.H. Sammis/Ohio Edison plant in Stratton, Ohio and also at the former Eaton plant in Marion.

Richard enjoyed watching Nascar, his favorite drivers were the Earnhardts (Sr. and Jr.). He also loved his OSU Buckeyes, going to the beach, attending classic car shows and taking pictures.

Richard loved life, he never met a stranger and will be greatly missed by his loving family and friends.

Surviving is his wife, Rose (Ridge) Roberts, his children, Cheryl (Ralph) Miley, Kim (Scott) Hetzinger and Mary (Dave) Poling
Grandkids, Ryan Miley, Misty (Ritchie) Burton, Kyle Rager, Aaron and Jacob Poling
Great grandkids, Austin and Ashlee Hernandez, Alexis Burton and Lexi Rager

Funeral services will be held Thursday June 30, 2022 at 11:00 am at the Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Home in Prospect, Pastor Deb Moreland will officiate. Burial will follow in the Prospect Cemetery with Pastor Dwight Cimino officiating the committal. Friends may call one hour prior to the service beginning at 10 am at the funeral home in Prospect.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Prospect Baptist Church, 213 N. Elm St. Prospect, Ohio 43342 and/or the Prospect Park PO Box 426 Prospect, Ohio 43342

Condolences and remembrances may be expressed at www.stofcheck-ballinger.com

Directions to Prospect Cemetery

Florist Login
Condolences       to

#1 from: Eva Locke
Mon, Jun 27, 2022 at 10:01 PM

Rosee and family: I'm praying for a special blessing for all of you even as you grieve. Richard was a special man with a big heart.

#2 from: Jennifer Thompson
Tue, Jun 28, 2022 at 7:13 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers for comfort as you grieve.

#3 from: Diana McGlothlin
Tue, Jun 28, 2022 at 9:14 AM

Very sorry Rose to learn of your husband's passing. I so enjoyed meeting you at Westfield Community Church, Veteran's breakfast. You shared your love of music and your family. God Bless you in this time

#4 from: Steve and Shirley Whitaker
Tue, Jun 28, 2022 at 3:02 PM

Sorry for your loss Rose. Keeping you and the family in prayer.

#5 from: Kim Hetzinger
Wed, Jun 29, 2022 at 7:28 PM

Mary, so sorry for your loss. Sending prayers and healing your way.

View Index | Notify Me | Print Condolences

Home | History | Pre-Planning | Obituaries | Archives | Contact Us | Florists | Hotels | Obit Alerts

Copyright © 1969 - 2022 Stofcheck-Ballinger Funeral Homes, Inc.
Mon, 8 Aug 2022 09:18:00 EDT