Roberta Louise Zikas, 76, went to be with her Lord on Friday, June 29, 2018 at Windridge Nursing and Rehab, where she had resided for the past eight years, surrounded by loving caregivers and residents.

She was born November 6, 1941 in Pontiac, Ill. to James and Myrtle (Fosdick) Stephens. She was the loving wife of Andrew Zikas. She worked as a secretary for many years for a television station in Dallas, Texas as well as for an advertising agency.

She is preceded in death by her parents and husband.

She is survived by one granddaughter, Rachel Hunter; two brothers, Robert Stephens and wife Connie, and James Stephens and his companion, Michelle Rogers; two sisters, Janet Sims and husband Jon, and Jo Ann Hornback and husband Lowell; and many great and great great nieces and nephews.

Following her wishes, Roberta was cremated and a celebration of her life will be held at a later date in Texas.

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Roberta was entrusted to the Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Welch.