Roberta Hepner-Sweithelm, a 50 year resident of Rockville Centre, NY, passed Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the age of 84. She was born March 16, 1943 in Muncy, PA and is the daughter of the late Robert E and the late Doris (Brown) Hepner. She is the widow of Douglas A. Sweithelm. Roberta was a retired physical therapist for children with special needs.
She is survived by her daughter Debbie, son in law Marc, and son Robert. Roberta is the sister of Jane Hepner-Krause and the late Doris "Gene" Hepner. She was a loving aunt, cousin, friend and neighbor.
A celebration of life service will be held at 10:00am on Saturday, August 5th at her home church, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 240 Lincoln Ave, Rockville Centre, NY. There will be a family graveside service at Ogendsburg Church Of Christ,Roaring Branch, PA where she will be laid to rest with her husband of 25 years at a later date.
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