Joe McRoberts, 53, of Marshall, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2005, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 11, at St. Luke's United Church of Christ in Grand Pass. Rev. Tim Kiser will officiate. Pallbearers will be Russell "Curly" Garrett, Fred Malter, Mike Martin, Jerry Boedeker, Jerry Mann and Billy Thiel. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Born March 5, 1951, in Waverly, he was the son of the late Lawrence H. McRoberts and Joyce Johnston McRoberts, who survives of rural Marshall. On March 1, 2003, he married Sydne Kuhler, who survives of the home. He had lived in Saline County his entire life and was a farmer. He was a 1969 graduate of Malta Bend High School and attended the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Additional survivors include one son, Jason McRoberts of Kansas City; one daughter, Cassie Jo Brandt of St. Joseph; one brother, Tom McRoberts; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one sister, Sandi Stines.