John Allen Roberts Sr.

September 7, 1977 ~ November 14, 2021 (age 44)


John Allen Roberts Sr., 44, of Springfield, passed away November 14, 2021 in his home. He was born September 7, 1977, in London, Ohio, the son of Joseph (Darcy) Hearlihy and Carolyn Roberts. Mr. Roberts attended the First Church of the Open Bible. He enjoyed fishing, working and spending time with his loving family. He had been employed at Jim’s Tire City. Survivors include his adopted father; Jim Payton, his soulmate and fiance; Tay Roberts, children; Joseph Kalinowski, Shawn (Hazel) Beck, James (Jackie) Kalinowski, John (Jessica) Roberts Jr., McKenzie (Nick) Shirk, Adreanna Roberts, Jeremiah Roberts and Emilyn Roberts, eight grandchildren, sister; Cora Roberts, brothers; Bradley Hearlihy and Cody Hearlihy, special friend; Frank Finney and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his mother; Carolyn Roberts. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 6:00PM until 8:00PM Wednesday in the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME. Condolences may be shared at

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December 1, 2021

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