STARLIN L. ROBERTS 61, of 2469 Fair Rd. passed away Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 9:58 P.M. at Wilson Memorial Hospital.
He was born on January 28, 1951 in Revelo, Kentucky, the son of the late Ernest and Gertie (Gregory) Roberts.
On June 13, 1970 he married Sue Ceyler who survives along with one daughter, Mrs. James (Shannon) Gambrel of Anna, four grandchildren, Robert Russell, Heather Russell, James Gambrel, Johnathan Gambrel, three great grandchildren, Karissa Russell, Zane Russell, Alayna Russell, one brother, Paul Roberts of Sidney, one sister, Betty Cook of Pine Knot, KY and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
Mr. Roberts was retired from A&B Machine Inc. where he was a welder. Starlin had a passion for restoring old cars and streetrods of all makes and models. He was a active member of the Goodguys Street Rod Association and the Champaign County Cruisers Car Club.
Funeral Services will be held Monday, July 2, 2012 at 10 A.M. from the Cromes Funeral Home, 302 S.Main Ave. with Pastor Charles Jarrett officiating.
Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery in Sidney. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 1 to 4 P.M. at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed to the Roberts family at our website, www.cromesfh.com