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Charlene June Roberts

Charlene June Roberts, 93, of rural Wabash, IN, and with family in Huntington, IN, died Thursday, May 27, 2021, at 3:02 p.m., at Parkview Randallia in Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Roberts was a 1946 graduate of Urbana High School. She worked at Cyclone Seeder in Urbana, Emrick's Music Shop in Wabash several years, and was the secretary at Southwood High School 23 and a half years. She was a member of the Treaty Church of Christ.

She was born on March 22, 1928, in rural Urbana, to Kenneth D. and Wilma G. Scott Niccum. She married David Lee Roberts on Sept. 1, 1946, at her parent's home in rural Urbana. He preceded her in death on Nov. 10, 2006.

Survivors include two sons, Tim (Pam) Roberts and Robin (Cheryl) Roberts, both of Wabash; three grandchildren, Cory (Melody) Roberts, of Oregon City, OR, Brad (Ashley) Roberts, of Huntington, and Jennifer (Ben) Bailey, of Lagro; a sister, Marca Snook, of Wabash; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jamie A. Roberts.

A funeral service took place on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash. Brad Wright officiated.

Inurnment will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery, Wabash, at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Southwood High School Library.

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