Anna E. (Egresitz) Roberts, Age 92, of Harrisburg, a loving aunt and friend of many, went home to the Lord on Sunday, February 13th.
She was born on January 30, 1930, to the late John and Teresa Pinasitz Egresitz, the last of 8 children all of whom preceded her in death. She was the widow of Harrisburg City Fire Fighter, Robert Roberts, Jr., who died in 1995. Anna was also a member of the Cathedral Parish of Saint Patrick in Harrisburg.
Anna was a graduate of Harrisburg Catholic High School and Central Pennsylvania Business College. She previously worked at Gables Hardware Store and Hygrade Food Products Corporation. She was retired from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board.
Surviving are her nieces, Elaine M. Sullivan of Harrisburg, with whom she lived and Teresa C. Sullivan of Camp Hill. Also surviving are numerous other nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. She will be dearly missed by her best friend, Iris Heinl, of Summerdale.
Anna loved spending her days and evenings with her dog, Louie, holding him on her lap where he sat for countless hours. He too, loved being held by her. Favorite pastimes were playing the lottery, going to the casinos, doing word search puzzles and watching Wheel of Fortune on TV.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 22, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. in the Cathedral Parish of Saint Patrick, 212 State Street, Harrisburg, PA, by the Very Reverend Joshua R. Brommer, Pastor. Prior to the service, a viewing will be held in the Church from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at the Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church, Cathedral Parish of Saint Patrick at 212 State St., Harrisburg, PA 17101 or Molly’s Place Pet Rescue, P.O. Box 328, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by: Sullivan Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 51 N. Enola Drive, Enola, PA 17025
The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Roberts family.