Lenville Oscar Roberts

October 3, 1932 - August 23, 2018
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Lenville “Oscar” Roberts, 85, passed away 10:38 p.m. Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Lima Memorial Hospital. He was born October 3, 1932 in McCrearey County, KY to Roscoe Milford and Lizzie McKee Roberts. He married Elizabeth Cochran December 31, 1952 and she preceded him in death April 10, 2016.
Oscar retired from Ford Motor Co. Lima Engine Plant after 33 ½ years. He attended Full Gospel Tabernacle in Lima. His family meant the world to him and he enjoyed camping and fishing. He had a passion for music and played the guitar, bass and banjo.
Survivors include children: Donna (Robert) Brooks of Lima, Patty Roberts of Lima, Len (Sandy) Roberts of Frankfort, KY, Don (Jane) Roberts, Allen (Dawn) Roberts, Larry (Rhonda) Roberts and Kimberly Ann Roberts all of Lima. 40 Grandchildren, 63 Great-Grandchildren and 7 Great-Great-Grandchildren, 2 brothers: Woodford Roberts of Elida and Larry G. Roberts of Lima and 2 sisters: Helen Burchett and Brenda Collins both of Lima.
He was preceded in death by his grandchildren Isabelle Johanna Calhoun, Brennan David Rasor and Joseph Michael Sigmund and siblings: Leonard, Don, George, Lindon, Buford, Yvonne Roberts and Viola Griffith.
The family will receive friends Sunday, August 26, 2018 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Funeral Services will be Monday, August 27, 2018 11:00 a.m. at Full Gospel Tabernacle, 1520 Stewart Rd. Lima, OH 45801, with Pastor Ed Jarrell officiating. Following the service burial will be at Ward Cemetery.
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Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, August 26, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Date: Sunday, August 26, 2018

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Service Information

Date: Monday, August 27, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Full Gospel Tabernacle


1520 Stewart Road, Lima, OH, 45801


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Born: October 3, 1932
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Lorie Parker posted on 8/27/18

Patty, You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. May the Lord Jesus Christ comfort you during this time of loss.


Woodford Roberts Family posted on 8/26/18

God bless our Brother and Uncle. With deepest sympathy to the family. Thoughts and prayers with all.


beverly bradford posted on 8/26/18

so sorry don and jane for your loss.


makayla taylor posted on 8/25/18

grandpa i miss you so much i cannot belive that your gone its so hard to presses without you i want you to see me make the honaral for all A's its so hard to not think anout you i love you more than words can explain i love you grandpa RIH i'll miss you so much i love you


Kimberly J Alberts posted on 8/24/18

My deepest sympathy goes out to the family...I am so sorry for your loss he will be deeply missed by so many that knew him he was a great man...


Delores Gossard posted on 8/24/18

In memory of Lenville Oscar Roberts, Delores Gossard lit a candle


Delores Gossard posted on 8/24/18

To the Roberts family: sorry for your loss. I am praying for comfort to each and everyone of you. Luv u all.


Michelle Watson posted on 8/24/18

My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. It was an honor and priviledge to have known Oscar threw the church. May God be with you. Love and Hugs, Michelle Watson (Sis Linda Jarrell's niece)


Debbie Botts posted on 8/24/18

Rip Oscar. You were a great man!! We will miss you dearly. McIntosh Family