Robert Lewis "Roper" Roper

Died: Sat., May 25, 2019


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Robert Lewis Roper, known to all as “Roper” of Odessa, Fl passed peacefully at home, May 25, 2019 at the age of 83. Born June 22, 1935 in Tallassee, Alabama to the late Rufus Burl Roper and Francis Marie Golden. He was predeceased in death by his parents, his brother, Curtis Lee Roper and many longtime friends. He proudly served with the U.S. Marines in Korea. He retired from GTE after 32 years and was a longtime volunteer for the Seniors PGA. He is survived by daughters and son-in-laws Terri and Lonnie Redmon, and Trisha and Joey Schmidt, granddaughters, Emily Redmon, Gracy Redmon and Hannah Schmidt, wife Margaret Roper and longtime friend Margaret Davidson. Niece Laura (Tracy) Hoeft, Nephews Steven (Grace) Roper and Mark Roper. He was a Great Father, a Great Friend but most of all a Great Man. He will be sorely missed by many. A Celebration of Life will be held on June 22nd. Please contact the family for additional information.


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Sharon Allen
   Posted Fri May 31, 2019
Our deepest condolences to the family. May the love of the Christ comfort you during this grievous time. John 6:40. May your precious memories bring you peace. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

NV
   Posted Sat June 08, 2019
Take note of the words found in the Holy Scriptures and may you receive the comfort you and your family need during these difficult times.
“Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out.”John 5:28, 29

JW
   Posted Mon June 10, 2019
My condolences to the family, may you find comfort in god and comfort in his promise of a resurrection. - John 5:28,29

Susanna
   Posted Sat June 15, 2019
I am sincerely sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in the wonderful promise we have for the future (Acts 24:15).

Ed/Pat Perez
   Posted Sat June 15, 2019
Our condolences to the family. Bob is in a happy place.
Ed/Pat Perez