Alice Roberta Martin
October 14, 1918 – July 30, 2019
Roberta Martin, 100, of Pueblo, Colo. passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2019. Survived by son, Robert Martin Sr., grandchildren, Rob (Merry) Martin, Mike Martin, and Ken (Jonnie) Martin; great grandsons, Michael (Morgan), Christopher, Todd, Jesse, Ryan; great-great grandchildren Michael and Destiny. Preceded in death by her husband Virgil Martin, daughter Cheryl Martin, and daughter-in-law Marcie Martin. Roberta was born in Flagler, Colo. October 14, 1918 to Viola and John Williams. She married Virgil Martin in 1942. Following WW II, she and Virgil moved to Salida where they opened and operated Martin Shoe repair for 35 years. In 1991 Roberta relocated to Pueblo where she became an active member of Bethel and First United Methodist Church. Roberta loved gardening and yardwork and mowed her own lawn until she was 98 years old. Cremation has taken place. At Roberta’s request there will be no funeral services. Memorial donations may be sent in Roberta’s name to First United Methodist Church, 310 West 11th St., Pueblo, CO 81003.