Roselyn R. FAY

Roselyn R. Fay

SPRINGFIELD, IL - Roselyn R. Fay, 90, of Springfield, passed away at 9:42 a.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2013, at Springfield Memorial Hospital.

Roselyn was born on January 1, 1923, in Armstrong, the daughter of Elza and Kate (Blakney) Roberts.

She is survived by two sons, Gary (Carole) Fay of Bloomington and Bob Fay of Springfield; two grandchildren, Lisa Fay of Aurora and Mike Fay of Pawnee, Illinois; one great-grandson, Devon; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, infant daughter, one brother, Russell Roberts and two sisters, Ruth Knight and Betty Duitsman.

Roselyn graduated from Armstrong High School and attended SIU-E accounting classes. She worked for several years at the Department of Natural Resources in Springfield as a Senior Accountant until her retirement. Roselyn's true love was being around horses and helping family and friends whenever she could.

A Celebration of Roselyn's life will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Wolfe-Blurton Funeral Home in Potomac, with Pastor Sally Swaim officiating. Burial will follow the service at Partlow Cemetery in Armstrong. Visitation will be from 12-2:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in Roselyn's name to the . The Fay family has entrusted Wolfe-Blurton Funeral Home of Potomac to assist them and to honor Roselyn's life. Condolences may be sent to her family at: www.wolfeblurtonfuneralhome.com.



Funeral Home

Wolfe-Blurton Funeral Home - Potomac
400 North Vermilion Street  Potomac, IL 61865
(217) 987-6425