Paul Roberts(1980 - 2012)

Paul M. Roberts

MANSFIELD: Paul Michael Roberts, 32, of Mansfield, passed away unexpectedly due to injuries sustained in an accident, on March 2, 2012, in Dayton, Ohio.

Paul was born on January 8, 1980, in Mansfield, to Douglas A. Roberts, who resides in Dublin, and Debra "Cookie" J. Cook Roberts who resides in Mansfield. He graduated from Madison Comprehensive High School in 1998. He was a very dedicated worker, employed by Alumni Roofing. Paul married his longtime love and friend, Mindy (Tolar) Roberts, on September 10, 2011. Paul enjoyed doing many things, including camping, motorcycles, golf, pool, shooting guns, playing his guitar, reading, and traveling with his wife. He is loved and will be greatly missed by his aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.

Along with his wife and parents, he is survived by one sister, Tara Roberts of Mansfield; one niece, Alexis of Mansfield; his paternal grandfather and step-grandmother, Charles (Carol) Roberts of Mansfield; his paternal grandmother, Norma Lantz of Mansfield; his maternal grandfather, Roger Cook of Shelby; and his paternal great-grandmother, Emily Gearhart of Mansfield.

Paul was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Margie Cook.

Calling hours will be from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. and from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at Werner-Gompf Funeral Services, LTD., 1106 Park Avenue East (the former American Legion), Mansfield. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at the funeral home, with Pastor John Freeman officiating. Burial will be held at Ganges Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.wernerfuneral.com


Published in the News Journal on Mar. 4, 2012