Roby, Wilda


Wilda Roby (nee Jordan) age 92 of Lorain, passed away on Friday, May 1, 2020. She retired from the Kroger Co. after working 31 years as a cashier. Wilda was a real people person and loved her customers. She enjoyed quilting, reading, and gardening. She was a member of the Church of the Open Door and liked her Bible studies. Above everything else, though, she loved her family.

Wilda is survived by her children, Rodger Roby (Pamela) and Jo Ann Szabados (Robert L.); grandchildren, Todd Roby (Keri), Laurie Caruso (John), Ian Smith (Shannon), Elizabeth Hurd (Daniel), Robert J. Szabados (Wendy), and Teresa Thomas (Curtis); several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and siblings, Ray Jordan (Pearl), Madeline Coger, Maxine Watkins, and Sue Carpenter.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Reynold Roby and several brothers and a sister.

The family will receive friends at the Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel, 2900 N. Ridge Rd., Elyria on Wednesday from 12-2pm with the funeral service at 2pm. Please follow social distancing guidelines. The burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Avon.

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