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“I just found out Roberta died. I'm so sorry for your loss. She was a kind, compassionate lady and always willing to help with anything. God Bless you...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Lori Moshure - Morrison, IL

“Carrie, I was so sorry to hear about your mom. She was always such a nice woman. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Belinda (Anderson) Scrogham - CO

“My deepest sympathy to the family of Roberta. We were in the same class at RF High School. I started my sophomore year and Roberta was one of the...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Karen Rose-Spencer - stover, MO

“Roberta was a wonderful coworker. We usually had lunch together and complained that that was the fastest half hour of the day. She is missed by many...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Kristen Pruis

“I worked with Roberta at Total Line for many years. Every once in a while I was lucky and ran into her while shopping and we did a quick catch up on...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Linda Miller - Dixon, IL - Friend

“I also worked at MCH with Roberta. We shared many laughs. Even though she did not smoke, she always took a smoke break with me...even in the cold...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Shelli Davis - Friend

“Roberta was a kind, thoughtful woman. Extremely smart. Very caring and tenderhearted. She was so obvious in the love she had for her family. I will...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Syndi Rensimer - Sterling, IL

“I met Roberta several years ago when I became involved with the Hospital Auxiliary serving as treasurer. Roberta was always ready to research,...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Flora Stralow - Morrison, IL

“Roberta was a sincere lady that will be missed by many. My sincerest sympathies to Dave, Carrie and the rest of her family. ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Kiley VanDerLeest - Morrison, IL

“What Carol Hill said goes for me too. Roberta,Larry Vos, and myself were the "basement dwellers" from long ago.Sympathies to Dave,Carrie and rest of...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Vern Vanderlaan - Sterling, IL

“Roberta was such a wonderful coworker. She was a more valuable part of the MCH team than she ever knew. She had a very warm and inviting way of...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Carol Hill - Morrison, IL

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Roberta A. Cummings, 63, of Chadwick, died on Monday, November 20, 2017 at University of Chicago Hospital in Chicago.

Roberta was born on October 24, 1954 in Dixon to Robert Carson and Anna Rose (Huffstutler) Davis. She married David Cummings on June 9, 1973 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Rock Falls.

She worked at Morrison Community Hospital as a human resource assistant for 16 years. Roberta enjoyed the outdoors especially boating on the river, camping and fishing. She loved her family and enjoyed living in the country. Her family and friends were especially fond of her good cooking.

Surviving is her husband, David, of Chadwick; her daughters, Carrie (Michael) Stahl of Milledgeville and Christi (Brett) Ryan of Chadwick; her parents Robert and Anna Davis of Rock Falls; a sister Kim (Jim) Hatten of Rock Falls; and six grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her grandparents.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be from 4-6 PM on Friday, November 24 at McDonald Funeral Home, 505 1st Avenue in Sterling. Private graveside services will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Park in Dixon at a later date. A memorial has been established in her memory. To send condolences visit