ROBERTS, David J., 67, of Avella, PA, passed away on March 24, 2013 at Weirton Medical Center in Weirton WV.
Dave was born on July 18, 1945 at home in Butler Count, Pennsylvania, to the late Harry and Mildred (Myers) Roberts.
Dave grew up in Avella, PA and graduated from Avella High School class of 1963. He was a member of the Wellsburg Moose, as well as the Raccoon Valley Sportsman Club. Dave was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved being outdoors.
He retired from Weirton Steel after working there for over 30 years.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Rita Belle Nelson; and a brother, Harry Eugene Roberts.
Dave is survived by his wife, Marjorie E. (Gorby) Roberts, formerly of Wellsburg, WV; and two daughters, Sharon and her husband, Clark Pajak of Wheeling, WV, and Michelle and her husband, William Woodburn of, California, PA; as well as five grandchildren, William McCorkle, Carly Pajak, Ryan Gross, Garritt and Brooke Woodburn; and one sister, Mildred Penrod.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 27, 2013 from 2 p.m. until the time of service at 6 p.m. at Reasner Funeral Home, 1515 Charles St., Wellsburg, WV, with Kenny Hardway officiating.
Online condolences can be made to Reasner ofWellsburg.com.