LARRY W. ROBERTS
LONDON - Larry W. Roberts, 72, London, died Friday, June 20, 2014, 7:13 p.m. at Zusman At The Ross, Columbus.
He was born July 5, 1941 in Springfield, Ohio, a son of Isaac Loring and Helen Margaret (Lensman) Roberts.
Larry graduated from London High School in 1959 and was retired from Navistar in Springfield after 41 years. He was a member of the United States Trotting Association and was a former coach and board member with LABC. Larry served in the United Sates Navy for 3 years. He was a dedicated Cleveland Browns and Ohio State Buckeyes fan. Was also an avid golfer until he was unable to play anymore.
Larry is survived by wife, Jane Roberts; children, Seth Alan (Sarah) Roberts of London, Melissa (Marty) Fellure of London, David Maple of Blanchester; sister, Sharon (Robert) Reynolds of London; brother, Jerry Lynn Roberts (Kay) of South Vienna; grandchildren, Kristin, Seth, Kennedy, Noah, Daelin, Tyler and Kaitlin; great-grandchild, Ayden; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends are invited to call at the RADER-LYNCH & DODDS FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICE, 124 E. High St., London, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 25, where a funeral service will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 26, 2014, with the Reverend Steven Rodgers officiating. Interment will follow in the Somerford Township Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made, in Larry's memory, to the LABC. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at: http://www.rldfuneralhome.com/.
Rader-Lynch & Dodds Funeral Home
124 East High Street London, OH 43140
Published in The Madison Press on June 24, 2014