Roberta M. Wolfe
Virden – Roberta M. Wolfe, 71, of Virden, IL passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 while visiting with her family in Fountain Hills, AZ
Roberta was born in Springfield, IL on April 12, 1948 the daughter of George Robert and Mary Lou (Hines) Bolton. She was a graduate of Girard High School, class of 1966. She married Robert J. Wolfe on November 23, 1968 in Virden, IL.
Roberta was a member of the Virden Nazarene Church. Her most recent employment was with Dr. Stephen Wallace as an Pediatric LPN at Springfield Clinic Pediatric and Adolescents. She also worked for the Illinois State Police and Department of Revenue as an Administrative Assistant. She was also a member of the Virden Sports Boosters for several years.
In her spare time she enjoyed boot-scootin’ dancing, having breakfast with friends at Hardee’s, spending time with her grandkids and sitting at home watching TV with her cat Dia’ae.
She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, aunt, friend, and confidant.
Roberta is survived by her daughter, Carmen J. (Steve “Shane”) Bishop of Virden, IL; brothers, Robert “Corncob” (Cindy) Bolton, Dale “Stompy” Bolton and Terry (Diane) Bolton all of Virden, IL; sisters, Georgie Brewer, Nina Bolton and Barb (Paulie) all of Virden, IL, several nieces and nephews and 2 grandchildren, Andrew Wolfe and Savannah Bishop. She is also survived by her best friend Debbie “Lucy” Marsaglia.
Roberta was proceeded in death by her father, George Bolton, step-father John Ersery, husband Robert Wolfe, son Eric Wolfe and mother Mary Lou Ersery.
There will be no visitation, cremations rites have been accorded. There will be a Graveside Service at Virden Cemetery on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. with Rev. Steve Gocking officiating. Memorials may be made tio: Refuge Ranch, 9350 Cascade Road, rochester, IL 62563. A Celebration of Life gathering will follow until 2:00 P.M. at the Virden Community Center. To leave a comment for the family please visit: www.calvert-ferryfuneralhomes.com