Roberta J. (Allen) Zimmerman, 59, of Frackville, passed away Friday at her residence with her family by her side.
Born in Pottsville she was a daughter of the late George and Ruth Schaffer Allen. She attended North Schuylkill High School.
She worked as a sales clerk for the former McCory’s Department Store, Schuylkill Mall and last worked for Jetson Direct Mail, Hamburg.
Roberta was known for her crocheting and enjoyed many arts and crafts.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 25 years James H. Zimmerman, in 2010; an infant brother and a sister Mary Andruscavage, in 2001.
Roberta is survived by two sons; Bryan Allen, at home and Allen Zimmerman, Frackville; a daughter, Lisa Schreppel and husband Shawn, St. Clair; a brother; Keith Allen, Port Carbon; two nieces; great nieces and great nephews and several cousins.
A Celebration of Roberta’s Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning at the Albert L. Gricoski Funeral Home, Frackville. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. till time of service at the funeral home. Interment will be Greenwood Cemetery, Frackville