Keim, Roberta

Roberta Jackson Keim, 94, of Largo, Fla., died June 24, 2017, in Pinellas Park, Fla. 

She was born on Oct 3, 1922, in Morenci, Mich., the daughter of Roy and Bertha (Muller) Jackson. On Aug. 2, 1941, in Chicago, Ill., she married Charles Berton Keim.  He preceded her in death Oct. 4, 1993, after 52 years of marriage. 

Roberta had lived in Largo since the late 1950s, having previously lived in Chicago and Baltimore, Md. She was a 1940 graduate of Chesterfield High School. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Clearwater, Fla., and the Shriners.

She is survived by three children, Cary B. Keim and Barbara (and William) Klein of Largo, Fla., and Robin Cascio of West Palm Beach, Fla.; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. 

Besides her husband, Roberta was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Burnham Jackson, and a sister, Barbara Rickard.

Funeral services were Wednesday, June 28 and burial followed at Serenity Gardens in Largo.