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James L. Roberts

November 28, 1954 ~ May 31, 2022 (age 67)

Obituary

James L. Roberts, 67, of Chatham, Ohio passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 31, 2022.

James was born on November 28, 1954 in Medina, Ohio to the late Richard and Leora (Dodson) Platt.  He has resided in Medina County for most of his life.

He had worked as a machine operator at Superior Roll Forming in Valley City. James enjoyed woodworking and loved his animals.

He will be greatly missed by many: His companion and wife Emily (Straubhaar)Valentine of more than 40 years; his sons, James Platt, Jr. and Joseph (Platt) Ball; brothers, Richard (& Patricia) Roberts, Andrew Platt and sister Lorrie (& Joel); nephews,

Aaron Roberts, Brian Roberts and Carl Ward; niece, Brittany Platt; preceded in death by a brother- Robert Platt (2020).

Family and friends are invited to a visitation from 6:00-8:00 PM on Friday, June 3, 2022 at the Bauer Funeral Home 2089 Columbia Road Valley City, OH, with a funeral service at 8:00 PM.

The family suggests memorials if desired to be made to any SPCA in memory of James.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
June 3, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Bauer Funeral Home
2089 Columbia Road
Valley City, OH 44280

Funeral Service
Friday
June 3, 2022

8:00 PM
Bauer Funeral Home
2089 Columbia Road
Valley City, OH 44280

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