Maxine M. Roberts (nee Kershaw), 79, of Elyria died Thursday, November 9, 2007 at Southwest General Hospital in Middleburg Heights following a long illness. She was born in Lorain and was a resident of Elyria for most of her life.
Mrs. Roberts was a member of Washington Ave. Christian Church in Elyria. She was an inventory control specialist at Book Seller in Elyria.
Mrs. Roberts enjoyed fishing, playing cards, Bingo, reading and using her metal detector.
Survivors include her daughter, Karen L. (John) Davis of Elyria; and grand daughters, Danielle F. Davis of Parma and Nicole J. Davis of Elyria.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Barr; and parents, Charles and Blanche (nee Grills) Kershaw.
Friends may call Sunday, November 11, 2007 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. at the Bauer-Laubenthal Funeral Home, Chestnut Ridge Road at State Route 57, Elyria.
Services will be Monday, November 12, 2007 at 11 A.M. in the funeral home. The Rev. Janet Long, Pastor of Washington Ave. Christian Church in Elyria, will officiate. Burial will follow in Butternut Ridge Cemetery, Eaton Township.
Memorial contributions can be made to Alzheimer`s Association, Cleveland Area Chapter, 12200 Fairhill Road, Cleveland, OH 44120.