Roberta (Sarver, Brown) Wolfe

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Roberta (Sarver, Brown) Wolfe

April 21, 1928 - March 28, 2018

Roberta (Sarver, Brown) Wolfe Roberta "Bertie" Wolfe, 89, formerly of Oskaloosa, passed away of natural causes at her home in Bonney Lake, WA, on March 28, 2018.

She was born April 21, 1928 to Merrill and Ann Sarver of Oskaloosa, IA. She was the eldest of 18 children and was lovingly referred to as #1 by her siblings. She was a graduate of Oskaloosa schools. In 1950 she married Clair Brown of Cedar, IA. To this union three daughters were born: Leslie, Lynn, and Lila. Clair predeceased her in 1963, at which time they owned the Central Park Cafe in Pella, IA.

Bertie raised her girls as a single parent for seven years. At that time, she was active as a Girl Scout leader, softball coach, Ladies Eagles, and enjoyed a bowling league. She was a life-long Cubs fan. In 1970 she married David Wolfe of Lebanon, OR and moved the family to Oregon. Dave predeceased her in 2016.

Bertie is survived by her three daughters and sons-in-law, eight grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 13 siblings, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Interment is at Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Ottumwa, IA.
Published on July 24, 2018
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