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    Rosemary Roberts, 49, of Pattonsburg, Missouri (formerly of Mount Ayr, Iowa) passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012.
    She was born November 7, 1962 in Leavenworth,  Kansas, the daughter of David Allen and Joyce  (Allen) Estes Sr.
    On June 5, 1980, she married Johnny Ray Roberts Sr. in Redding, Iowa.  He survives at the home.
    Rosemary had worked as a seamstress at the Pattonsburg Cap Factory.  She was a member of the Coffey Baptist Church, Coffey, Missouri.
    Survivors in addition to her husband are a daughter, Jodie (Paul) Clair of Coffey, Missouri;  mother, Joyce Andrews of Corning, Iowa;  sisters, Kim (Rick) Ray, of Corning, Iowa, Karen (Bob) Christensen of Diagonal, Iowa, Irene Enarson of Red Oak, Iowa and Judy Blackburn of Creston, Iowa; brother, David A. Estes Jr. of Albany, Missouri;  five grandchildren, 12 nieces and 16 nephews, extended family, David Tidwell and Tristan Eldredge of Bethany, Missouri, Travis Eldredge  of Cameron, Missouri, Scott Labrozzi of Saint Joseph, Missouri and Clarissa Tripp of Kansas City and many others who called her Mom and 13 others who called her grandmother.
    She was preceded in death by her father and son, Johnny Ray Roberts Jr.
    Funeral Services were held Saturday, July 28 at the Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home, in Mount Ayr, Iowa with burial in Hickory Grove Cemetery at Redding, Iowa.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Rosemary Roberts Memorial Fund in care of Roberson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 46, Bethany, MO  64424.  Online condolences may be left at

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