August 19, 1946 - August 6, 2013
Saturday, August 10, 2013 11:00 AM Beacon St Church of Christ In Christian Union
Friday, August 9 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Roberta M. Smith, 66, of Mechanicsburg passed away on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at Springfield Regional Medical Center.
She was born August 19, 1946 in Springfield, Ohio, the daughter of the late Pearl Lee and Sarah Francis (Vaughn) Whetstone.
Roberta was a 1964 graduate of Springfield North High School. She retired from Champaign Residential Services. Roberta was a member Beacon Street Church of Christ in Christian Union. She enjoyed doing crafts and going to the movies.
She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Dewey Smith; daughter, Jeany (Bob) Smith Stouffer, Spring Valley; brother, Leonard (Mary) Whetstone, Mechanicsburg; sisters-in-law, Sandy Smith, Mechanicsburg, and Jean Smith, Nancy Smith and Vassie Cunningham, all of Tazewell, TN; aunt, Marcella Burke of Washington; and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Phillip Whetstone; sisters, Dorothy Jean Clark and Barbaralou Osborn.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-7 pm on Friday, August 9, 2013 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg. Funeral Services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, August 10, 2013 in the Beacon Street Church of Christ in Christian Union, 1617 Beacon St., Springfield, Ohio officiated by Rev. Joseph Dillard. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. Condolences may be made to the family at www.vernonfh.com.