QUINCY — Roberta Linda Magoto, 77, 2886 County Road 34 North, Quincy, Ohio, passed away at her residence on Sunday, May 25, 2014, at 2:30 a.m. after a battle with cancer.
She was born Feb. 7, 1937, in Rosewood, Ohio, the daughter of Reuel and Hazel (Zerkle) Magoto and they are deceased.
She was married to Raymond Magoto on June 23, 1956, and he survives along with seven children, Melody Wood and husband, Ronald, of Greenville, Michigan, Tamara Magoto, of Quincy, Ohio, Charles Magoto and wife, Vikki, of Sidney, Ohio, Thomas Magoto and wife, Laura, of DeGraff, Ohio, Linda Wallace and husband, Terry, of Cartersville, Georgia; Rebecca Crist and husband, Charles, of Dublin, Ohio, and Christa Paquette and husband, Douglas, of Merriville, Indiana, 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
One sister, Florence Stonerock and two brothers, Robert Buck and Carroll Ray Buck are deceased.
She was a 1955 graduate of Harrison-Adams High School in Rosewood, Ohio. She was a homemaker and had been a cook at Indian Lake Schools for 15 years retiring in 1999. She loved to travel. She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 30, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church with the Rev. Dan Schmitmeyer officiating. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery, Sidney, Ohio.
Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney, Ohio, on Thursday, May 29, 2014, from 4 to 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shelby County
, 128 Lesiure Sourt, Sidney, OH 45365, Attention Mary Sthalman. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed to the Magoto family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home's website, www.salm-mcgillandtangemanfh.com.