Roberta Linda (Buck) Magoto

Born: Sun., Feb. 7, 1937
Died: Sun., May 25, 2014


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., May 29, 2014
Location: Salm-McGill-Tangeman

Mass of Christian Burial

10:30 AM Fri., May 30, 2014
Location: Holy Angels Catholic Church

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Roberta Linda Magoto, 77, 2886 Co. Rd. 34 North, Quincy, Ohio passed away at her residence on Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 2:30 AM after a battle with cancer.  She was born February 7, 1937 in Rosewood, Ohio the daughter of Reuel and Hazel (Zerkle) Buck and they are deceased.  She was married to Raymond Magoto on June 23, 1956 and he survives along with seven children, Melody Wood and husband Ronald of Greenville, Michigan, Tamara Magoto of Quincy, Ohio, Charles Magoto and wife Vikki of Sidney, Ohio, Thomas Magoto and wife Laura of DeGraff, Ohio, Linda Wallace and husband Terry of Cartersville, Georgia,  Rebecca Crist and husband Charles of Dublin, Ohio and Christa Paquette and husband Douglas of Merriville, Indiana, thirteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.  One sister, Florence Stonerock and two brothers, Robert Buck and Carroll Ray Buck are deceased.  She was a 1955 graduate of Harrison-Adams High School in Rosewood, Ohio.   She was a homemaker and had been a cook at Indian Lake Schools for fifteen years retiring in 1999.  She loved to travel.  She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 30, 2014 at 10:30 AM at Holy Angels Catholic Church with Rev. Dan Schmitmeyer.   Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery, Sidney.   Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney on Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 4-8 PM.   Memorial contributions may be made to the Shelby County American Cancer Society at 128 Leisure Ct. Sidney, Ohio 45365 Attn: Mary Stahlman.   Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.   Condolences may be expressed to the Magoto family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home’s web site at:

Charitable donations may be made in Roberta's memory to the following organization:

Shelby County American Cancer Society
128 Leisure Ct., Sidney, Ohio 45365
Tel: 1-937-492-2915

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Ed Freisthler
   Posted Wed May 28, 2014
Dear Raymond & Family,
I was so sorry to hear about Berts passing. My deepest sympathy, thoughts & prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.


Richard & Ada Cummins
   Posted Wed May 28, 2014
Dear Raymond & Family,
So sorry for your loss. Roberta was a wonderful person. I enjoyed working with her in the Indian Lake Music Booster at the fair. As well as knowing her as a pollworker. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Gail Sype
   Posted Wed May 28, 2014
To Raymond and the whole family -- I am sorry to hear about Bert's passing and I hope you will be comforted by all your happy memories of her. I am sorry I cannot be there but I send my deepest sympathies to you all.

Kerri Barthauer
   Posted Thu May 29, 2014
Chuck and Linda and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you.

   Posted Fri May 30, 2014
Becky & Chuck and family. I know the loss of a love one is painful. Time does heal. Remember the joy, the smiles, the hugs. God Bless you and yours during this time of sorrow.

Linda Martin
   Posted Fri May 30, 2014
In your sadness may there be hope, in your thoughts, peace. In your heart may there be healing. Condolences to the family.
Psalm 55:22

Dustin Deardurff
   Posted Mon June 02, 2014
I am sorry to hear of the passing of Roberta she was a great lady and one of the nicest people I have ever had the opprotunity to meet.

Kandy Wright Norton
   Posted Thu June 05, 2014
Sending my sympathy of the passing of your mother. I am so sorry I was not able to be at the calling hours as would have loved to give you each a hug, as I have many happy memories or working with you girls over the years. May God's blessings and peace be with each of you! Love, Kandy