Roberta Raye Grove Osborn died at the Life Care Center of Evergreen in Evergreen, CO, on January 23, 2013.
Roberta was born on July 2, 1941, in Kenosha, the daughter of the late Ralph and Ruth Grove. Roberta graduated from Bradford High School in 1959. She attended the University of Wisconsin, Whitewater and graduated with a degree in Accounting in 1967, from Roosevelt University of Chicago, IL.
Roberta relocated to Denver, CO in 1994, along with her children, Elizabeth and Stewart (J.R.) Osborn, while working for Katy Industries. Roberta fell in love with the beautiful mountain state.
Roberta is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth (Jorge) Ramirez of Denver, CO, and son J.R. of Elgin, IL; granddaughters, Delaney and Jaylyn of Elgin and Gabriela and Luna of Denver; her brother, Ron Grove of Kenosha; sisters, Reeva Serembiczky of Jefferson, GA, Ruth (Dean) O’Hanlon of Kenosha and Becky (Gayle) Horton of Merrilan, WI, as well as nieces, Kris, Kelly, Jill, Jodie and nephews, Jeff, Craig, John, Michael and their families, and Grove cousins.
Roberta was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Gale, in infancy.
Private burial services were held in Denver on January 24, 2013. A memorial service is being held on March 24, 2013, at the Fireside Restaurant at 2801 30th Ave., Kenosha, at 2:00PM.
Published online at KenoshaNews.com on Mar. 23, 2013