Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

July 2, 2013

Nancy Ellen Roark


Kokomo Tribune

---- — Sept. 27, 1943 - June 29, 2013

Nancy Ellen Roark, 69, Kokomo, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013, at her home. She was born Sept. 27, 1943, in Peru, to Charles E. Black and Bertha Mae Stahl-Black.

She retired from Delphi in 2001 after 29½ years of service. She enjoyed listening to Elvis and watching wrestling.

She is survived by sons, James “Bones” Roark and Robert Roark; daughter, Vicky Roark; grandchildren, Heather Reed, Austin Roark, Cale Roark, Brayden Alexander, Ryan Roark, Olivia Pearson, Samantha Roark and Dalton Roark; great-grandson, Charlie Roark; sister, Roxie Dilts, Tampa, Fla.; and brothers, Joe Black, Peru, Roger Black, Logansport, and Dan Huff, Rochester.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Augustes Black.

The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home, with Pastor Green officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memory Garden Cemetery. Visiting hours will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.sunsetmemorygarden.com.