Roberta was born on March 31, 1925 and passed away on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Roberta was a resident of Mobridge, South Dakota at the time of passing. She graduated from Iowa State University Ames Iowa with a Bachelor of Science in Textiles and Clothing and Home Economics. Roberta was married to James. Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Friday April 21 2017 at the First Presbyterian Church in Brookings. Visitation will be from 5-7 P.M. Thursday at Eidsness Funeral Home. Roberta will be buried in Atlantic Iowa at the Atlantic Cemetery at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday April 25 2017. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the music ministry of First Presbyterian Church 405 7th Avenue Brookings SD 57006.