Funeral services for Carl B. Roblyer of Purcell, formerly of El Reno, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 29, 2012, in the First Christian Church in El Reno, Oklahoma. The Rev. Ronnie Fields, Pastor will officiate.
Funeral services for Carl B. Roblyer of Purcell, formerly of El Reno, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 29, 2012, in the First Christian Church in El Reno, Oklahoma. The Rev. Ronnie Fields, Pastor will officiate. Graveside committal services with Military Honors will be at 3:30 p.m. Saturday in the Rose Hill Cemetery in Ardmore, Oklahoma. The Rev. Bob Keck of Spring, Okla., will officiate. Services are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.
Family will be receiving friends from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Friday, September 28, 2012, at Wilson Funeral Home.
Mr. Roblyer passed away September 19, 2012, in the Sunset Estates Nursing Home in Purcell, Oklahoma. He was born on January 1, 1917, in Piedmont, Okla. Mr. Roblyer served in education where he was a public teacher and had served in administration for over 42 years. Mr. Roblyer had taught in Duncan, Durant, Fox, Mohall, Madill and Wewoka. He was a member of the NEA and OEA. He had served in the U.S. Coast Guard.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ben William and Mary Ellen (Black) Roblyer; wife, Vieva (Martin) Roblyer; brothers, John, Emmitt, Wayne, Vincent, Raymond and Jack Roblyer, and sisters, Juanita Plunk and Opal Oyler.
Survivors include: daughter, Renee' Holladay from Pauls Valley, Okla.; son, Kenny Roblyer of St. Petersburg, Fla.; sister, Fern Burris of El Reno, Okla.; grandchildren, Jennifer and husband, Craig Dishman, Stephanie Holladay, Kelley and husband, Rob Denny and Corey Roblyer; great-grandchildren, Emma Dishman, Lila Dishman, Jake Holladay Thomson and Vieva Denny due in November; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the El Reno Public Schools/ Roblyer Middle School, c/o Judy Lippoldt, P.O. Box 580, El Reno, OK 73036.