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Obituary of Janice Catherine Roberts


Janice Catherine Roberts, August 2, 1938, February 24, 2019, of Bellefonte, PA, passed away peacefully at home after a long illness. Born in Snow Shoe, PA she was the daughter of the late John and Agnes Roberts. She is survived by the following children, Lorraine Hillier (Robert) of Southern Pines, NC, Lynn Moriarty of Melbourne FL, Lisa Keeling (Eugene) of Murrieta CA, Annette Atkins (Dale) of Sanford NC. She leaves behind five grandchildren, Jennifer Britton, Michael DeGarmo, Ariana Keeling, Lauren Keeling and Theresa Prayoonhong, along with three great grandchildren Melissa, Alyssa, and Kevin Prayoonhong. She is survived by a niece Michele Steffy, grandniece Katie Taglieri and grandnephew Kyle Farrell. Also surviving are brothers John, Donald and David Roberts. She was predeceased by her beloved sister Nancy Roberts.

Janice was a registered nurse in the community for many years prior to her retirement. She was also an avid lover of nature and gardening. She graduated from Penn State University in 1986 with an associate degree in horticulture. She had been a longtime volunteer at Black Moshannon State Park.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to the Black Moshannon State Park or the local ASPCA.

Funeral services will be private. Online condolences may be made to the family at 814-234-0332.

Name of Deceased

Janice Catherine Roberts

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Funeral Home

Mark D. Heintzelman Funeral and Cremation Service

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