Barbara “Skip” Roberts, age 80, passed away peacefully at her Kamiah, Idaho, home surrounded by family and friends on March 1, 2023.
Skip was born July 6, 1942, to Bud and Donna Boller in Kooskia, Idaho. She spent her childhood on the family ranch, which instilled in her a deep love of horses and the outdoors.
After graduating from Clearwater Valley High School, she married Jerry Roberts, and they raised their children in Kamiah. She worked for several area businesses, lastly, as a bookkeeper for Robert’s Trucking. She was also active in the Back Country Horsemen and the sheep 4-H groups.
Skip is preceded in death by her parents, Bud and Donna; and siblings: David, Jean, Jamie, Fred, Bunnie, Bev, Art and Ede. She is survived by her husband, Jerry; daughter, Lori (Bruce) Graham; son, Todd Roberts; four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A celebration of life is planned for later this spring.