Created on Wednesday, 29 January 2014 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Roberta Jean “Berty” Moore, 72, of East Liberty, died Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, at The OSU Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, with her family at her side following an extended illness.
She was born in Lewis Center on Oct. 15, 1941, to the late Harry and Martha Biggs Rogers. She also was preceded in death by a grandson, Jacob Bray; great-grandson, Christopher Michael Moore; her sister, Donnabelle Fischer; her brother, Glenn Rogers; and a brother-in-law, George Barr.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years, James H. “Jim” Moore, to whom she was married June 6, 1958, in East Liberty; her children, Shelley (Tracey) Baxley of West Mansfield and Jayme (Harry) Bray, Rodney Moore and Dean (Penny) Moore, all of East Liberty; 11 grandchildren, Chelsey (Josh) Bailey, James Fulton, Jayla (William) Sims, Robert “Bo” Hamilton II, Nick Moore, Andrew Moore, Shelby Moore, Casey Baxley, Kelby Baxley, Kerri Bray and Adam Bray; eight great-grandchildren; three sisters-in-law, Margaret Rogers of West Milton, Connie (Bob) Huffman of Flagstaff, Ariz., and Nancy Barr of East Liberty; a brother-in-law, Herb Fischer of Marysville; and many nieces, nephews, neighbors and friends.
She was employed with Harding Machine in East Liberty for 30 years.
Berty enjoyed bowling and golfing and made many memories through the years with her sister attending Country Concert and Fan Fair. She especially enjoyed the music of Alan Jackson and Alabama.
With her husband, “Skinner & Bert” enjoyed many years filled with laughter, good times, happy memories and the love of their family.
Calling is from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday at Mannasmith-Schnurrenberger Funeral Home, West Mansfield, where the Rev. Max Jackson officiates a funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday. Burial is at East Liberty Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Perry Township Fire and EMS.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mannasmithfuneralhome.com.