February 22, 1941 ~ February 16, 2016
Edwin Oria Roberts, age 74, Pfiefer, Kansas, joined his parents in Heaven on February 16, 2016 after a long struggle with heart disease. Edwin was born on February 22, 1941 in Canton, Oklahoma to Charles Roberts and Olive Houchin. He was joined into marriage on March 28, 1960 to Judy Jenista. In this union they raised five children.
After graduation from Caldwell High School, he joined the army and upon completion he became a barber in Caldwell, Kansas. He later became active in the oil and gas industry along with farming. As he farmed, he also worked in law enforcement finding his way back to the oil and gas industry until retirement.
Edwin was preceded in death by parents, Charles and Olive; brothers Jimmy and Charles Laverne.
Survivors include his wife Judy and their children Kristy Turner (Brad), Lori Altamirano (Manuel), Roxi Hutsler (Kelly), Edwin Roberts II, and Tammy Swingle; seven grandchildren - Jon Neal, Joseph Gardner (Gabbie), Adam Gardner, Jory Hutsler (Kristin), Lieren Hutsler, Mallory Swingle and Mylee Swingle; six great grandchildren - Kyzer Hutsler, Brecken Hutsler, Decater Cink, Mya Neal, Lucas Neal, Robert Gardner and one sister Ann Crockett (Jim).
Edwin was looking forward to the arrival of baby Hutsler, June 2016.
A private family graveside wil be held.
Visitation with the family present will be held 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 19, 2016 at the Schaeffer Mortuary chapel.
Memorials may be given in memory of Edwin to the Sumner County Hospital District #1.
Karen Fitch - 02/17/2016
How my heart aches for you. There are just no words!!! Karen
Bonnie Guerra - 02/18/2016
Kristy, Lori, Roxi, Eddie and Tammy I am greatly saddened to hear of the loss of your dad! He was a great man. May the Lord give you srength and comfort during this time...
John Thompson - 02/20/2016
My sympathies to you. I really enjoyed Eddie and my visits and our shared concerns. I missed our times visiting - John
Thoughts and Prayers are with
Gale Hill - 02/22/2016
Thoughts and Prayers are with the Family.
We are so sorry for your loss
RW & Donna Mckee - 02/22/2016
We are so sorry for your loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers
Eddie and Family
Tammy(Staton)Waters - 02/23/2016
So sorry to hear of the loss of your Dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Troy Johnson - 02/24/2016
So sorry for your loss. A good man with a good family. Will be praying for you guys.
Steve Adams - 02/27/2016
Sorry to hear of the passing of Eddie. He always had a smile on his face any time I saw him. He was a good man who will be missed. Prayers to all of you in this time of sadness. Remember the good times and celebrate his life!