Dorothea M. Roberts93, homemaker, Luther Acres resident

By on March 7, 2012

Dorothea M. Roberts, 93, of Luther Acres, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 29, 2012.

Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of the late Elsworth E. and Louise (Fauver) Gates. She is survived by her husband, Walter H. Roberts.

Dorothea was a homemaker who enjoyed collecting and going to flea markets. She was a member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons: Darrell Roberts, of Virginia; and Ronald, husband of Judith Roberts, of Lafeyette, Calif.; and two grandchildren: Carla and Eric Roberts.

She was preceded in death by two brothers: Robert and Nelson Gates; and a sister: Bertha Terrell.

Funeral services were held March 5 at the Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory with the Rev. Jeffrey Webb officiating. Interment followed in Greenwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 308 Petersburg Road, Lititz, PA 17543.

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