GENEVA - Roberta Lee Holbrook Williams, 62, formerly of Warren, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, in Geneva.
She was born Nov. 26, 1949, the daughter of Robert and Darlene Hovey Holbrook.
Roberta "Bobbie" Williams was a loving wife and mother. Her untimely death is a great tragedy to her father, her husband, her five children, her five brothers and sisters and her many grandchildren. Her death at the age of 62 came as a relief to the pain she had been living in. Her memory will live on in the hearts of all who knew her.
Roberta is preceded in death by her mother Darlene (Tomlin) Hovey.
She is survived by her father Robert Holbrook of Elgin, Ill.; her husband, Thomas Williams; her five children, Darla Holbrook, Donald Francis, Tammy Bartelt, Larry Williams and Shannon (Jason) Woods; her four grandchildren, Christian Holbrook, Brittany (Mike) Bradchulis, Emily Braddy and Ryan Woods; and two great-grandchildren, Kanyn and Kailey Shick; five brother and sisters, James (Debbie) Holbrook of Portsmouth, Ohio, Alice (Robert) Owens of Kennerdell, Pa., Fred Holbrook of Niles, John Holbrook of Elgin, Ill., and Lisa Holbrook of Elgin, and by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are 1 p.m. today at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 E. Main St., St. Charles, Ill. 60174.
Visitation has been held.
Burial will be at River Hills Memorial Park, Batavia.