MCBAIN — Paul E. Roby, age 97, of McBain passed away on July 16, 2019 at Munson Healthcare of Cadillac.

He was born on May 12, 1922 in Logan County, Ohio. He married Evelyn E. Headings on April 25, 1943 in Logan County and she preceded him in death on February 8, 1990.

Paul loved farming, gardening, mowing lawn, and going for walks. Enjoyed watching all of his grandkids and spending time with family. He worked the ground his whole life as God intended.

He is survived by his son, Larry and his children, Sherry, Dan, AmAmith, Arden, and Jeff; his son, Ron (Connie) and their children, Kim and David; son, Roger (Deb) and their children, Matt, Heather, Angie, and Darrin; great-grandchildren, Shaun, Ryan, Amanda, Adam, Tyler, Mia, Aaron, Eric, Evelyn, Myron, Jennifer, Jakob, Andrew, Danielle, Lane, Tyler, Kaylie, Logan, Bridget, Kenadie, Paige, and Kayla; great-great-grandchildren, Nevaeh, Roland, Vinnie, Lucy, Trenton, Chris, Nick, Kazz, and Adaeis; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three great-great-granddaughters, Amber, Ashley, Brandi, and great-great-grandson, Avery Roby; daughter-in-law, Sue Roby; siblings, Lena Elliot, Rosella Oder, Marcella Clement, Harold Roby, and Phyllis Hacker; and a special friend, Altabelle Henry.

Funeral services will be held on Friday. July 19, 2019 at the Lucas Rehoboth Reformed Church at 11 a.m. with Rev. Steve Boven officiating. Burial will take place in the Lucas Cemetery. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Thursday from 5 to 9 p.m. and one hour prior to the services on Friday.

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