Obituaries

Mary Ann Roberts 1930 - 2011 Basehor

Services for Mary Ann Roberts, 81, Basehor, were Saturday Sept. 3, at Liberty Baptist Church, Kansas City, Kan. Burial was in Shawnee Mission Memory Gardens, Shawnee.
Mrs. Roberts died Tuesday Aug. 30, 2011, while surrounded by her family at the Golden Living Center in Edwardsville.
She was born on May 9, 1930, in Huscher. She had lived in the Basehor area for more than 50 years.
Mrs. Roberts was retired from Jensen-Salsbery Laboratories in Kansas City, Kan. She and her husband were also previous owners of Roberts Retail Liquor in Basehor.
Her husband, Don E. Roberts, died in 2010. A son, Bruce Roberts, died in 2002. Another son, Dean Roberts, died in 2010.
Survivors include four children, Ken Roberts Clinton, Terry Roberts, Leavenworth, LaDonna Shipman, Tonganoxie, and Mark Roberts, Basehor; a brother, Gerald Walker, Lake Quivira; 16 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to Liberty Baptist Church, sent in care of Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.