Obituaries » Roberta Jean Rex
June 27, 1927 - January 3, 2018
Roberta Jean Rex, age 90, passed away 10:07 a.m. Wednesday January 3, 2018, at Lima Memorial Health System.
Roberta was born June 27, 1927 in Allen County to the late Ray and Marie (Thompson) Staley. On December 31, 1945 she married Joe M. Rex who preceded her in death on December 3, 2003.
Roberta was a graduate of Harrod High School. She was a homemaker and cherished her family.
She was blessed with two sons, Ralph N. Rex and Steven R. Rex who both preceded her in death, a daughter Cathy (John) McFarland of Lima; daughter-in-law, Sharon Rex of Avon Park, FL; four grandchildren, Jeff (April) Rex, Angela Zellers, Jason (Jenny) McFarland, James McFarland and eight great-grandchildren, Jared, Jordan, Austin, and Logan Rex, Andrew and Kristen Zellers and Lauren and Kyle McFarland and a brother, Gary (Barbara) Staley of Harrod.
Funeral services will begin 2:30 p.m. Thursday, January 11, 2018, at CHILES – LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, EASTSIDE CHAPEL. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Thursday, January 11, prior to the funeral at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Harrod Rescue Squad, 123 N. Walnut Street, Harrod, OH 45850.
Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com