Velma Langford Roberts, born August 12, 1916, at the age of 97 graciously passed away from this life on August 30, 2013 in Mesa, AZ, joining her beloved husband Homer G. Roberts and daughter Marilyn Anderson and others whom she loved and cherished, who preceded her in death. Using her many gifts, talents and abilities, the hours of selfless service cannot be estimated. She was a dedicated member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving in every capacity where she was asked until her 96th year. She is survived by her loving children Glenda Horning, H. Gail Roberts (Anna Marie), Richard H. Roberts (Patricia), 28 grandchildren, 90 great-grandchildren, 16 great-great-grandchildren, 27 spouses that married into the family; sisters Verda Mitchell (William), Jocosa Lee (Ronald Kenne), brothers Ivins Langford (Maxine), James Langford (Donna) and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Wednesday, September 4, 2013 from 6-8 PM at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 N. Centennial Way, Mesa 85201. Funeral services are Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 10 AM, preceded by visitation at 9 AM at the LDS Chapel at 2152 E. Adobe St., Mesa 85213.