Roberts Funeral Home – East Lawn Chapel, Marietta is just southeast of the city on State Route 7 at the front of East Lawn Memorial Park. It’s close proximity to town, yet country setting allows quiet solace when you need it most. Memorial Park is our most historic cemetery, also being the home of Valley Cemetery. East Lawn sits along the bank of the Ohio River which provides a great back-door neighbor. Roberts Funeral Home – East Lawn Chapel is our newest funeral home, providing the most innovative design and warm colors. As you enter the Lobby, you are greeted by a stunning ceiling design that sets the stage for outstanding service. Our additional viewing room can open into the chapel providing Marietta's most accommodating chapel for funerals and memorial services.
East Lawn Chapel | 27880 State Route 7 | Marietta,
OH45750 | Tel: 740-373-2924 | Fax: 740-373-5228 |
President - Roberts Funeral Home, Licensed Funeral Director
Alex was born in Wooster, Ohio, where he graduated from Wooster High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Miami University. He graduated with an Associate Degree in Mortuary Science from The Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, and was president of his fraternity. After serving an apprenticeship under his brother Jeff Roberts he was licensed as a funeral director in 1994. Alex and his wife Pam live with their two sons in Wooster. He is a member of the Grace Church in Wooster. Alex also serves the community in the Wooster Noon Lions Club, where he is past president. Alex is also a member of the Ebenezer Lodge #33 F&AM, and Wooster Chapter #27. He has served on several boards including Hospice and Palliative Care of Greater Wayne County, Wooster Area Chamber of Commerce, Wayne County Children Services Board, the Wooster Noon Lions Club, and the Wooster Country Club. Alex enjoys spending time with his family, golf, travel, and playing the drums.
Jeffrey P. Roberts
Chief Financial Officer, Licensed Funeral Director
Jeff was born in Kentucky, and graduated from Wooster High School. He earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Miami University. Jeff earned his funeral director license in 1988. Jeff and his wife Michelle live in Wooster. They have three children. He is a member of the Grace Church in Wooster where he serves as a Pastoral Care member and is an usher. Jeff also serves the community in the Kiwanis Club, where he is both past president and treasurer. He has served on several boards including The Red Cross, Grace Church, the International Cemetery Cremation and Funeral Association (ICCFA), and United Way. He is a past president of the Ohio Cemetery Association (OCA). Jeff enjoys tennis, pickleball, and spending time with his grandchildren.
Kirk D. Roberts
Family Services Director, Licensed Funeral Director
Kirk was born in Wooster, OH and graduated from Wooster High School in 1984. He received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Miami University and earned his funeral director license in 2000.
Kirk lives with his wife Jelayne and has 2 adult children, 2 adult step children and 3 grandchildren. He is a member of Grace Church in Wooster. Kirk has served on several boards including the Salvation Army, and is past president of the Ohio Cemetery Association and the Wooster Christian School Board and was recently appointed by the Governor of Ohio to the Ohio Cemetery Dispute Resolution Commission. Kirk is also a member of the Toppers organization, a private group of cemetery and funeral professionals. Kirk enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and cooking.
Matt S. Milia
Licensed Funeral Director
Matt was born in Cleveland, raised in Strongsville and graduated from Strongsville High School. He earned his Bachelors Degree in Mortuary Science from the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science in 2005 and received his license in 2007.
Matt moved down to the Marietta area in 2015 to work for the funeral home. He and his wife Melody recently bought a home in Vienna where they live with their 10 year old daughter Hailey and new baby Maverick. They love the Marietta area and enjoy everything the Mid Ohio Valley area has to offer.