Valen Dale Roberts


Valen Dale Roberts of San Marcos, TX, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at the age of 77. He was born Feb. 23, 1939 in San Marcos, TX, to Valen Henry and Mildred Irene (Davidson) Roberts.

His parents and his wife, Diane  preceded him in death. 

He is survived by brother, Joel V. Roberts, two nephews, Randy Roberts and Joel B. Roberts; and one niece, Tara Lantz all of San Marcos.

Dale was a lifelong resident of San Marcos, graduating from San Marcos High School.  He worked at Texas State University for 25 years.

Family will receive friends at Pennington Funeral Home, 4 to 6 p.m., Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. A  Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, at the San Marcos City Cemetery Tabernacle, with the Rev. Ron Hicks officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Arrangements under the care and guidance of Pennington Funeral Home, 323 North Comanche, San Marcos, TX 78666, 512-353-4311,

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