Bobbie Lee Roberts, 79, formerly of Ottumwa, died at 5:50 p.m. October 24, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines.
He was born December 6, 1932 in Ottumwa to Leslie Garland and Jessie Lola Carter Roberts. He married Karen Mae Dale on October 20, 1962. She preceded him in death on December 3, 2006.
Bobbie had worked at John Morrell & Co.
Surviving are two sons, Steve Roberts and Rick Roberts both of Ottumwa; two daughters, Diane (Gary) Mooney of Ottumwa and Lisa Schakel of Centerville; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a brother, Danny (Brenda) Roberts of Ottumwa.
He was preceded in death by a son, Bobbie Roberts Jr.
His body has been cremated and no services are planned.
Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.