Mary Ellen Roberts, age 82, passed away peacefully at South Lincoln Nursing Center in Kemmerer, on Tuesday, May 7. She was born on June 13, 1936, in Lima, Montana, the daughter of Earl Raymond and Dorothy Anna (Duck) Peterson.
She married Harold L. Weeks. They later divorced. Together they had three daughters: Becky (Mike) McCarty, Deby (Dave) Coombs and Mickey (Fred) Campbell. She married the love of her life, James Roberts, in June of 1983. She spent the remainder of her life in Kemmerer.
She is survived by her stepsons and spouses, her three daughters and their husbands, seven grandchildren and their spouses, six great-grandchildren, one sister and several nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, one sister, her husband and two grandsons. Mary is also preceded in death by her constant canine and loving companion, George.
Mary loved to go riding in the hills, gathering firewood, reading, crocheting and doing crossword puzzles. She enjoyed being with her family.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Ball Family Chapel. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
Her family wishes to express their heartfelt appreciation to Lori Roberts, the nursing staff and CNAs at South Lincoln Nursing Center, Dr. Seiler and the dietary staff.
Online condolences may be left at ballfamilychapel.com.