W. Jean Roberts,
93, of Danville PA, passed away peacefully on March 28, 2021 at Susquehanna
Valley Home Health Care in Bloomsburg PA. She was born June 5, 1927 in
Snyder County PA the daughter of the late Murray and Erma Mae Trevitz Rowe.
She graduated from
Selinsgrove High School where she was a majorette.
Jean was married
for 63 years to the late George M. Roberts who preceded her in death on
August 20, 2017. They were married June 12, 1954.
She was employed
as the Income Maintenance Supervisor for Montour County Assistance for
several years, from where she retired.
Jean was an avid
seamstress who also enjoyed aerobics, knitting, crocheting, and most
recently quilting. She was a devoted wife and cared deeply for her family.
One of her greatest joys in life was traveling the world with her husband.
She is survived by
two sons: Bryan Murray Roberts of Danville PA and Bradley Mark Roberts of
New Columbia PA and one daughter, Lori Jean Roberts Swank and her husband
Rick of Paxinos PA. She is also survived by one grandson, Colton Roberts
Swank of Paxinos PA. Also surviving is one sister, Nancy Riegel and her
husband Jack of Kennesaw GA. She was preceded in death by two brothers and
will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Memorial
contributions may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association 57 N. Franklin
Street Wilkes-Barre PA 18701 or online at
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 W.
Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.
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