XENIA Robin Denise Byrd-Prether, age 50, of Xenia, passed away Friday, October 25, 2013 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born November 4, 1962 in Xenia, Ohio the daughter of Fred and Shirley Byrd, both of whom preceded her in death.
Robin is survived by her daughter and fiance: Chelsea Byrd-Prether and Elliott Sylvester; granddaughter: Lilliana Sylvester; 4 brothers all of Xenia: Keith, Steven, Terry and Mike Byrd; numerous nieces and nephews; other relatives and many dear friends.
Robin had worked at Wright Patterson Air Force Base for 28 years. She was a member of the Bethel Temple and enjoyed cooking and reading. She was a very family oriented person, who loved her daughter and granddaughter tremendously; and was anxiously awaiting the arrival of another granddaughter soon.
Services will be held 11:30 AM Thursday, October 31, 2013 at McColaugh Funeral Home, Inc., 826 N. Detroit St., Xenia. Interment to follow in Cherry Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday from 10:30 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mccolaughfuneralhome.com.