Dana M. Roberts, age 50, of Ashland, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2013 at her residence. She was born April 10, 1962, in Washburn, the daughter of Eugene and Jayne (Hamachek) Roberts.
In 1980, she graduated from Ashland High School. For 35 years, she worked as a CNA at Ashland Health and Rehabilitation Center. Dana was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church and the Jaycees. She enjoyed cooking, baking, playing with her grandchildren and spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her two sons, Joshua J Roberts, Ashland and Gene J Roberts, Washburn; a step-daughter, Janelle Ranta, Ashland; a step-son, Jeff Kinney; six grandchildren, Braeden and Hunter Roberts, Samantha and Maggie Ranta and Anne Marie and Rebecca Pero; a brother, Guy Roberts, Ashland; and nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at Frost Home for Funerals, in Ashland, with Pastor Dale Chesley officiating.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service, on Tuesday, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.