Betty J. Roberts - 91

9/5/1927 - 5/17/2019

Oregon

 Betty J. Roberts, 91, lifelong Oregon resident, died Friday May 17, 2019 in Pinecrest Manor, Mt. Morris. Born September 5, 1927 in Adeline, the daughter of John and Catherine (Meyer) Ennenga. Married to John Clapper March 2, 1946; he died in 1960. She then married Lester Roberts in 1963. Betty operated a babysitting and daycare service in her home and was a member of East Oregon Chapel of the Church of God. She enjoyed traveling to Florida, yard work, and cooking for and celebrating the holidays with her grandchildren. Survived by her son, James (Bobbie) Roberts of Leaf River; daughter, Debra (George) Cox of Mt. Morris; many grandchildren; many great grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren; brother, Curt (Gloria) Ennenga of Mt. Morris; and sisters, Mary (Dean) Shook of Davis Junction, Shirley (Roger) Unger of Rochelle and Katie Ennenga of Oregon. Also predeceased by her parents; daughters, Gloria Pritchard and Barbara Davis; son, John "Huck" Clapper; grandchildren, Stephanie Bormes and Shelly Shelton; brothers, John and Roy Ennenga;  infant siblings; and special friend, Jack Riegel.. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 am Saturday June 1 in East Oregon Chapel, Church of God preceded by a visitation beginning at 10:00 am. Pastor John Guthrie, of the church, will officiate. Burial at a later date in Daysville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the family.

Visitation:

10 AM Saturday June 1 in East Oregon Chapel, Church of God

Memorial Service:

11 AM Saturday June 1 in East Oregon Chapel, Church of God

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