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Maumee Cemetery
Sunday July 26th, 2015
2:00pm - 6:00pm

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Jim Roberts

James (Jim) A Roberts, 86, of Antwerp passed away peacefully  Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at Paulding County Hospital.

Born in Payne, on November 1, 1928, he was a son of  Rosa (Boyer) and Fredrick  Roberts.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Tona (Marquis); 4 sisters & 3 brothers.

Jim is survived by a sister, Mary Gower of Hicksville; 5 children, Tom of Antwerp, Martha (Tom) Dangler of Bryan, Janet (Dennis) Happel of Huntertown, IN, Tim (Patty) of Churubusco, IN & Laura (Jeff) Weaver of Payne; 6 grandchildren & 5 great grandchildren.

Jim was a veteran of the U.S. Army and he retired from BF Goodrich in 1990. He was a life member  of VFW Post 5087, American Legion Post 253, Am Vets Post 54 &  the Fraternal Order of Eagles.

Viewing is Sunday, 2 to 6 pm  at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp.

His funeral service is at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp at 11 am on Monday, July 27th, with viewing one hour prior.

He will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery, with military honors by the Antwerp VFW.

Memorials are to Wounded Warrior House.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com  


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He will actually swallow up death forever, and the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will certainly wipe the tears from all faces. And the reproach of his people he will take away from all the earth, for Jehovah himself has spoken [ it ].

mary cannon Jul 27 2015 12:00 AM

I was out of town when I heard of my friend Jim passing. My heart goes out to his family. I will miss you my friend see you in another time

adrie obrien Jul 27 2015 12:00 AM

I am deeply saddened by the passing of Uncle Jim. While the years have moved quickly for all of us I remember and have fond memories from my youth of the time I spent with him. As an adult I can look back and realize he was in many ways a kid at heart. I wish I could sit and have a beer with him (or two or ).

David Roberts Jul 24 2015 12:00 AM

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I am saddened to hear of the passing of a really good man. Your father. The stories that could be told of your dad and mine could be endless for certain. My greatest sympathy to you all.

Pete Vail Jul 23 2015 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy and love goes out to all of your family. Your father was a wonderful man and dear friend to me. Always a smile and pat on the back. Will forever remember our good times together.

Nanette Giesige Jul 23 2015 12:00 AM

Sending out prayers for you and your family Laura at the loss of your father.

Mary Molitor Jul 23 2015 12:00 AM

My sympathy to all. Loved his jokes and ornery ways. He definitely will be missed. Another honored veteran at peace.

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