Kathy Roberts

Kathy J. Roberts of Glenham, NY entered into rest Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at her home with her family by her side, she was 62.
Born June 27, 1949 in Adams Center, NY, she was the daughter of the late John Kenneth and Morna Murray Dixon.
On April 6, 1968 she married Laurence R. Roberts, Mr. Roberts survives at home.
Kathy was the owner of Kathy’s Kreations, the past president of Slater Chemical Ladies Auxiliary, Glenham and a member of the Fishkill Reformed Church.
Kathy was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, taking care of her grandchildren was her passion, as well as spending time doing her crafts.
In addition to her husband Larry, she is survived by a daughter JoAnna L. Walsh and her husband Michael of Hopewell Junction, a son Timothy J. Roberts and his wife Rene of Tillson, NY , a sister Candace Elmer and her husband Jack of Adams Center, NY, a brother John Kenneth Dixon and his wife Priscilla of Henderson, NC, three grandchildren Kayla, Samantha, & Dylan, as well as several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Saturday, October 8, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY, where, at 5:00 pm Memorial services will take place.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105
For directions or to send a personal condolence please visit Libbyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY 12508.

Date Of Service
Saturday October 8, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm

Location Of Service
Libby Funeral Home, Inc.

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  1. Tony Malafronte says:

    My thoughts and prayers go out to Joanna, Michael and the entire family during this most dificult time.

  2. Alycia Sofokles says:

    I am so very sorry to hear about Kathy. My thoughts and prayers go out to Tim, Rene, Larry, JoAnn, and the entire family. Please be assured that your Mom is finally at peace. Love you guys.

  3. Cathy and Tom Hamilton says:

    Larry and family our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are so sorry….we will continue to lift you up in prayer…Blessings

  4. Donna (Cooper) Smith says:

    Larry,
    I am sorry to hear of your loss. As I remember Kathy, she was a great girl..she was my sister, Doris Cooper’s, best friend and I know that Dorie is enjoying a reunion with her now in heaven…they were quite a pair. My condolences to you and the family.
    In fond memory,
    Donna, (ex-Rodmanite)
    dlsmith48@yahoo.com

  5. Michael Sorensen says:

    Larry and Family, my thoughts and prayers are with you. I’ll always remember seeing Kathy at our last reunion. please know that the whole Class is thinking of you.

  6. Donna (Jason) Bowen says:

    Praying that God’s love and comfort will remind you that you are not alone.

    With my Syympathy,

    Donna Bowen

  7. King and Joy Rushnell says:

    Larry and your family, we are sorry for your loss and want to extend our deepest sympathy. You will be in our prayers.

  8. Kevin and Bonnie Larkin says:

    Larry, and family, know that Kathy will live on in our memories as the wonderful woman she was. It was a joy to see you both at the 40th reunion in ’06. Kathy’s light shone bright wherever she was. We share in your loss.

  9. Lara Veneziano says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  10. Diane Gegetskas says:

    Joanna and Family So sorry to hear of your lost. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  11. Jeanne Collins (Denney) Easton says:

    I am deeply sadden to hear of Kathy’s passing. My prayers go out to you Larry and your family. I will always remember Kathy; we go all the way back to kindergarten. I remember playing in the honey house and eating the honey out of the scrapings and of course touring the driveway in the thunderbird! I have many happy memories of Kathy, her smile and wonderful sense of humor. Take comfort in knowing that her struggle is over and she is a peace. My love to all.

  12. Joe Burnash says:

    Trying to put my feelings into words is impossible, Kathy was a wonderful childhood friend and I’m sure she was a great wife and mother. I will not forget. My deepest sympathy’s to her entire family.

  13. Bruce Munro says:

    In sympathy and fraternity …

  14. Sharon Berry Rudd says:

    I am so sad to hear of Kathy’s passing. We go back to kindergarten, and had many fun times growing up. I always loved Kathy, and I am sure she was a terrific wife, Mom , and Grandmother. Being a Grandma myself, I can imagine how she loved being with her grandchildren. My sympathies and prayers go out to you, Larry, and the entire family.

  15. Don and Bev Shaw says:

    Larry and family.We were so shocked to hear of your loss.Kathy was a great gal and she has left us way to soon.Kathy was one of our babysiter’s when our kids were growing up.She will be greatly missed by all.Our thought’s and prayers are with you and your’s.

  16. Carol Ann and Jeff Smith says:

    Larry and Family, We are so sorry for your loss.Kathy was such a nice LADY.When I think of her, I think of her warm and welcoming smile. Our prayers are with you all. God Bless.
    Carol Ann and Jeff

  17. Julie Brouse says:

    Larry…My thoughts and prayers go out to you and the kids. ‘Aunt’ Kathy was a beautiful person. We could go years without seeing each other and she always welcomed me with a big hug and smile. I used to love how she and Dan would tease each other. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. The heavens now have one more angel watching over all of us. Love to you all.

  18. Tom & Patty Gilmartin says:

    You are all in our thoughts and prayers at this sad time. Kathy was a wonderful person and will be greatly missed.

  19. Dennis A Daw says:

    Larry, I am real sorry to hear about your wife passing away. As you may know I moved from NYS and I am now living in Mt. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  20. Bob McKinstry and the entire McKinstry Family. says:

    We are so sorry for your loss, our deepest sympathy and prayers go out to you Larry, Tim and your entire family.
    Bob McKinstry and the entire McKinstry Family.

  21. Heather Lynch says:

    I am very sorry. My thoughts are with all of you.

  22. Bill & Barb Endress says:

    Larry, We are so sorry. Our thoughts & prayers are with you and your family.

  23. Mike and Margie Malette says:

    We are very sorry to hear of Kathy’s passing. Our prayers are with the entire Roberts family.

  24. Susan Butler says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. I’m so glad I was able to see you both at the Class Reunion, she was so happy! My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  25. Sue Buchanan Rudes says:

    To all members of Kathy’s family I send my heartfelt sympathies. I had not seen Kathy in many years but still have great memories of our years in school together. She was so beautiful inside and out. I know she is in Heaven with Hank and Dorie having their own little reunion.

  26. Anita Shrederis says:

    This came as a shock to me! My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. I have fond memories of the contributions that Kathy and Larry gave to Glenham School as both Joanna and Timmy attended.

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