Gynith Gertrude Roberts, 90, passed away Sunday, April 12, 2015, at her home in Hood River, Ore. She was born in Cedarcreek, Mo., on June 20, 1924, to Edward and Anna (Ford) Hankins. She married Wint Roberts in Forsyth, Mo., on Feb. 21, 1940. The couple moved to Hood River in 1945.
Gynith was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. She loved camping, fishing and spending time with her family.
Gynith was preceded in death by her husband, Wint Roberts; parents Edward and Anna Hankins; sons Edward Roberts, John Roberts and Randy Roberts; and daughter Joann Wols.
She is survived by her daughter Linda and her husband, Larry Hilton; son-in-law Loni Wols; grandchildren Debbi Gallagher, Don Wols, Alan Hilton, Tony Hilton, Todd Hilton and Christina Dawson; 16 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral service was held for Gynith at 2 p.m. Friday, April 17, at Pine Grove Butte Cemetery in Hood River.
Memorial donations can be made in Gynith’s name to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Anderson’s Tribute Center (Funerals • Receptions • Cremations), 1401 Belmont Ave., Hood River, OR 97031; 541-386-1000. Please visit andersonstributecenter.com to leave a note of condolence for family.
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