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LONGBOTTOM, Roberta Bert
LONGBOTTOM, Roberta 'Bert' Joan Born February 15, 1932 to John and Helen Ratliff in West Des Moines, Iowa. Passed peacefully on July 25, 2015 in Lancaster, Calif., after a long illness. She is preceded in death by her parents and sisters, Ruby Ratliff, Doris Maddox, Martha Rauer, and Belva Barrick. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, William 'Bill' Longbottom; daughters, Dena Cunningham and husband Jack, Janice Erickson and husband Scott; grandchildren, Paul Erickson, Victoria (Cunningham) Steere and husband Kenan, Laura Erickson; siblings, Mary Maddox, Wilma Fishbeck, Betty Greenslade, John Ratliff, Chuck Ratliff, Ruth Reynolds, Gwen Farnsworth, Marie Gail Hamilton and their spouses, and numerous nieces and nephews. Roberta was loved by and devoted to her family. The family held a private burial. Memorial services will be held on August 16, 2015 at 3:30pm at Roosevelt Community Church in Lancaster, CA.

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