Roberta Ewing Obituary, Death – With heavy hearts, we gather to remember and honor the life of Roberta M. Ewing, a cherished member of our community who departed this world on August 28, 2023, at the age of 82. Her passing leaves a void that can never be filled, but her memory will forever brighten our lives.
Roberta was a woman of remarkable strength and grace. She was born to Robert and Leona Mays, and throughout her life, she exhibited a boundless love for her family. She was a loving wife to Vernon Larry Ewing and a dedicated mother to her children: Frances, James, Paula, and Vernon Jr. Her nurturing spirit extended beyond her immediate family, embracing her close friend Nancy Rucker.
Roberta was a beacon of love and support for her 13 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Her family was her joy, and her legacy lives on through each generation she touched.
In her life, Roberta exemplified the values of compassion, kindness, and resilience. She faced life’s challenges with unwavering strength, and her warm smile could light up any room. Her memory will forever be a source of inspiration to all who had the privilege of knowing her.
To honor Roberta M. Ewing’s memory, a visitation will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2023, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at the Holsey Chapel, located at 1001 S 14th St, St. Joseph, MO 64503. Following the visitation, a funeral service will commence at 1:00 PM at the same location.
As we gather to celebrate Roberta’s life, let us remember the love, warmth, and strength she shared with us all. Her memory will forever be etched in our hearts, a reminder of the beauty of a life well-lived.
In this time of mourning, we extend our deepest condolences to Roberta’s family and friends. May you find comfort in the cherished memories you shared, and may her spirit continue to watch over you with love and grace.