Roberta A. Wade

March 15, 1950 ‒ November 02, 2019

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Roberta A. “Bobbie” Wade, age 69, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2019 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon.  She was born on March 15, 1950 in Huntington, West Virginia the daughter of Robert and Mary Ann (Hall) Koontz.  Bobbie worked many years as a secretary for several doctors.

She enjoyed gardening and being around people.  Known as a social butterfly, Bobbie never met a stranger that she couldn’t create an everlasting friendship with.  She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her children; Kerri (Paul) Blum of Mount Vernon, Stephen (Heidi) Wade of Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania and three grandchildren.

Besides her parents Bobbie was preceded in death by her husband Steven J. Wade and a sister, Karen Smith.

The family will observe a service at a later date.  The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Roberta A. “Bobbie” Wade.

Memorial contributions in Bobbie’s name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at

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  • Your mother was so warm-hearted and gregarious. I know you’ll dearly miss her. Sending love and peace your way.