Stanley Roberts


Stanley R. Roberts, age 95 of Logan, Iowa passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2023, at his home in Logan, Iowa.

Stanley was born January 19, 1928, in Davis County, Iowa to Marion and Lizzie (Mustard) Roberts.

Stanley is one of six children, grew up in southeast Iowa, where he attended school until his sophomore year.  He then returned and graduated from High School in Troy, Iowa.  He married Virginia in 1947 in Chicago, Illinois. The two moved to Logan in 1970, where they would live the rest of their lives raising their children.

Stanley enjoyed watching western movies and spending time with family and friends.  He was a jack of all trades.  You name it, he found a way to make it happen.  He especially loved woodworking.  Making and building gifts for his family.  He also erected the flagpole that stands in Greenwood Cemetery.

Stanley leaves behind his children Michaelene Cochran of Memphis, Missouri; Marchal (Pat) Roberts of Kahoka, Missouri; Max (Cherie) Roberts of Logan, Iowa; Marla (Larry) Chard of Appleton, Wisconsin; sister Darlene Roberts. Ten grandchildren; nineteen great~grandchildren; two great~great~grandchildren, and one on the way.

Stanley is preceded in death by his Parents, wife Virginia, baby Roberts, son Marty, grandchildren Jill and Nicole Roberts, two brothers, two sisters, son~in~law Lonnie Cochran, and life~long friend Jean Davis.

A luncheon will be held at the Landmark Baptist Church following the interment.

Memorials may be directed to Marchal Roberts.


In Loving Memory Of

Stanley R. Roberts


January 19, 1928                         Davis County, Iowa

Entered Into Rest

November 22, 2023                                  Logan, Iowa

Funeral Service

12:00 p.m. Monday, November 27, 2023

Logan Memorial Chapel

Logan, Iowa

Officiating                             Pastor Randy Williams

Music Selection

“How Great Thou Art”                    “Jesus Loves Me”

Pall Bearers

Matt Roberts                                     Danny Cochran

Daniel Field                                            Jarrod Field

Donnie Martin                                       Ted Michael

Cash Cochran

Honorary Bearers

Kendra Monk                                          Alisa Apitz

Missy Roberts                                 Matthew Robbins

Dana Garrison                                    Marti Robbins

Morgan Robbins                               Darrin Cochran

Final Resting Place

Greenwood Cemetery

Logan, Iowa




  • Joyce Shelman Posted November 26, 2023 6:03 am

    My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. So sorry I am unable to be there with you all. Uncle Stanley will always be my favorite uncle. Sending love, hugs, and prayers.

  • Kristi Fullerton Posted November 27, 2023 5:55 am

    I am so sorry to hear about the loss of this wonderful man. Stanley and Virginia were such nice people. Stanley would put up with my son during the summer. Virginia always made my son her apple cake for his birthday. Stanley will be greatly missed. RIP

  • Mary Vaughn Posted November 27, 2023 8:35 am

    So sorry for your loss. He will be missed greatly. Such a sweet man. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Kirk Hammitt Posted January 18, 2024 12:17 pm

    Deepest Sympathy for the family! Prayers!🙏

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