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Harley Roberts

Harley Gerald "Gary" Roberts Sr.

Monday, October 7th, 1946 - Saturday, May 16th, 2020
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Harley G. Roberts Sr. 74, of Marietta, Oh. Formerly of Bartlett, Oh. Passed away Saturday May 16, 2020 after a sudden illness. He was born October 7, 1946 to the late John W. and Agnes Marie Roberts. He attended Belpre High School and was a roughneck, driller, cable tool hand, rig operator and just an all-around old school jack of all trades and master of none.

Gary or Ole Harley as we called him, or Doc Roberts when on the golf course, leaves behind many loved ones starting with his other half Lillie Roberts, daughter Cathryn Roberts and fiancé Jeremy Dotson. Sons of the home Roman and Andrew Roberts, and son Harley G. (Little Gary) Roberts Jr and wife Lisa. Grandchildren Savannah and fiancée Kris Wilson and Caitlynn Roberts. Little Sisters Tina Reeder and husband Perry and Tammy White and husband Vance. Many nieces and nephews who called him Uncle Harley.

He was preceded by his Big sister Janet M Cook, his brothers, golfing buddies, friends and all-around partners in crime, John (Johnny) Roberts, Mike (Buckaroo) Roberts, and his twin brother and his best friend Larry (L.D.) Roberts. I am a nephew that was given the honor to write this small piece about Harley. Also, I am a witness to these golf outings. To see the comradery between these men on a Sunday was something to see, and the laughs will never escape my memory. The orneriness and the sly grin of Harley will never be forgotten. Rest assured they are getting the bets lined out, the money is in the skin game, and the four of them are playing another Cutthroat Open.

Rest well Harley. You will be missed.

Abiding with government recommendations for social distancing during the COVID-19 Pandemic, a private family viewing will be held on Wednesday, May 20, 2020, at the Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, with private graveside at Tunnel Cemetery, officiated by Jeff Tucker. There will be no visitation or greeting of friends and extended family at this time.

Donations may be directed to Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, 408 Front Street, Marietta, Ohio 45750. Visit CawleyandPeoples.com to send his family condolences and for many other resources. You may also call 740-373-1111 to make a donation over the phone.


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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 |
    When
    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
    Location
    Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples
    Address
    408 Front Street
    MARIETTA, OH 45750
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    Notes
    Private immediate family only visitation will be held.
  • Service

    Location
    Tunnel Cemetery
    Address
    150 Coffman Road
    MARIETTA, OH 45750
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    Notes
    Private immediate family services are being held
    Officiant
    Jeff Tucker
  • Interment

    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020 |
    When
    Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
    Location
    Tunnel Cemetery
    Address
    St. Rt. 550
    Marietta, OH 45750
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Private immediate family only.

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Kenneth Wade

Posted at 04:24pm
I am sorry to hear and I am sorry for your lost.
 
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Harley G. Roberts Jr Posted at 05:43am

Thank you Ken I appreciate your condolences.
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Gary, Lisa, Savannah, and Caitlynn

Posted at 02:01pm
You are in our thoughts and prayers in this difficult time. We love you all so much!
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