Life-long Chesterton resident Lorraine C. Roberts, 93, passed away Friday,
September 18, 2009 at VNA Horton Hospice Center, Valparaiso.
She was born December 22, 1915 in Chesterton, the daughter of Arthur and
Minnie (Johnson) Isbey, both of whom preceded her in death.
On July 8, 1945 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Chesterton, she married George
W. Roberts, who survives in Chesterton.
She is also survived by a brother, Arthur H. Isbey of Valparaiso, two
nieces, Kay Copollo, of Porter and Linda Elder, of Federal Way, Wash. and
three nephews, Richard Isbey, of Everette, Wash, James Isbey, of Chesterton
and Ronald Isbey, of Seattle, Washington.
She was also preceded in death by brothers, Orion and Oliver Isbey and
sister, Myrtle Isbey.
Lorraine was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Chesterton. A
homemaker, she enjoyed cooking, baking and had a love of antiques.
Funeral services, Pastor Jane Aicher officiating, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday,
Sept. 22 at White-Love funeral Home, 525 S. 2nd Street, Chesterton.
Interment will follow at Chesterton Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 11 a.m. until time of service
at 1 p.m. at the Funeral Home.
Memorials may be given to Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 2050 W. 1100N,