Mr. Roberts is a third generation funeral director born and raised in Marion County, Florida. He owns and operates his independent funeral home and crematory in Dunnellon, Florida. You can read more about his family history in the "About Us" section of this website.
Jack is a native of Marion County having grown up in Dunnellon. He has been a funeral director since 1974. He is a graduate of Dunnellon High School, earned his A.A. from Central Florida Community College in Ocala, his B.A. from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, and graduate funeral directors degree from Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta. Jack has been active in various organizations throughout Marion County, and more recently served as Second Vice President and then First Vice President of the Florida Baptist State Convention for the past 4 years. He and his wife Carol have 2 adult sons and 3 grandchildren.
A Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in the state of Florida and held an Embalmers License in the state of Connecticut. I graduated from Dunnellon High School class of 1998 and in 2000 received an associates degree in Mortuary Science from Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service in Decatur, GA. I am married with two children and a communicant with the Catholic Community of St. John the Baptist.
Melissa joined the Roberts team in September, 2009. Working as Secretary has afforded her the opportunity to work closely with the families that they serve. These experiences have been a good match for the skills acquired in 18 years of secretarial work and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. Melissa has been inspired to continue her studies in the field of Mortuary Science, and received her Funeral Director's License in July of 2015.
Mary Rose Dunne
Licensed Funeral Director
Mary Rose Dunne graduated from the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service in 1995 then continued on to get her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in related fields. She lives in The Villages, and when she’s not losing at pickle ball, Mary Rose enjoys bird watching and kayaking Florida’s rivers.
Cathy joined the Roberts staff in October 2012. She brings many years of varied experience to her role at Roberts including business ownership and managing a senior day care program. She takes great satisfaction in using her supportive and administrative skills to help families during such a sensitive time. A native of Massachusetts, Cathy moved to Dunnellon with her husband, Paul, to reside closer to her father and relish the fine Florida weather. Cathy attends Meadowbrook Church. She also enjoys swimming laps at the Head Springs, golfing, and visiting botanical gardens.
Marvin has worked in funeral service since 1952 with funeral homes in St. Petersburg, FL. He served in the US Army as an MP in Lompoc, CA. He married his wife Hazel in 1955 and has one son, three daughters, and ten grandchildren. He lives in Dunnellon, FL and has worked for Roberts Funeral Home since 2004. He is a member of the Crystal River Church of God, is an avid Gator, Atlanta Braves and Buccaneers fan.