Roberta Eileen Seymour, 72, of Washington Court House, Ohio died Thursday, January 3, 2013, at 1:06 a.m. at Fayette County Memorial Hospital where she had been a patient since Sunday.
Mrs. Seymour was born January 16, 1940, at Glouster in Athens Co., Ohio to Bert and Ruth Morrison Murvay. She was a 1958 graduate of West High School in Columbus and attended The Ohio State University. She moved to Washington Court House in 2001 from Orient, Ohio.
She had formerly worked at Ferguson Plumbing Supply in Hilliard and, before her retirement, she was a food stamp clerk for Fayette County Human Services.
Mrs. Seymour was preceded in death by her father on November 24, 1965.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas C. Seymour whom she married February 20,1959; a daughter and son-in-law, Danielle and Greg Harvel of Mt. Sterling, Ohio; a grandson, Logan Harvel; her mother, Ruth Murvay of New Albany and two brothers, Charles Murvay of New Albany and Rodney Murvay and his wife, Elsie, of Athens, Ohio.
In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place.
Arrangements for a memorial services are being completed and will be announced later by the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House.
Memorial contributions, to benefit the intensive care unit, may be made to the Fayette County Memorial Hospital Foundation, 1430 Columbus Avenue, Washington Court House, Ohio 43160.
Kirkpatrick Funeral Home
554 Washington Avenue
Washington Court House, OH 43160