Eleanor Roberts

Obituary of Eleanor Ann Roberts

Eleanor Ann Roberts, 95, of Edwardsville passed away Wednesday April 6, 2022, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She was born in Waverly, NY the daughter of the late Homer and Edna Saunders Yeomans. Eleanor was a graduate of Kingston High School, class of 1945. She was employed for many years as a nurse’s aid supervisor at Leader East Nursing Home, Kingston. Eleanor was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, Edwardsville, and its Gild, Columbia Hose Co. Auxiliary, and The Eastern Star. Preceding her in death was her husband of 68 years Gordon Roberts Jr. and brother, Homer “Bucky” Yeomans. She is survived by her sons, David and his wife Loletta, Fresno, CA, Douglas and his wife Laura, Exeter, Dale and his wife Bernadine, Edwardsville, 4 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, brother, William Yeomans and his wife Lois, West Pittston, and sister, Shirley Yeomans, West Pittston. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am Monday April 11, 2022, from Edwards & Russin Funeral and Cremation Services Inc. 717 Main Street Edwardsville with Pastor James Quinn of the Immanuel Baptist Church officiating. Interment will follow in the Dennison Cemetery, Swoyersville. Friends and family may call Sunday April 10, 2022, from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made by visiting Eleanor’s obituary at the funeral home website www.russincares.com. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made in Eleanor’s honor to Immanuel Baptist Church 25 Zerby Ave. Edwardsville, PA 18704.
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Sunday
10
April

Viewing

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sunday, April 10, 2022
Edwards & Russin Funeral Home
717 Main Street
Edwardsville, Pennsylvania, United States
(570) 287-2741
Monday
11
April

Funeral Service

10:00 am - 10:45 am
Monday, April 11, 2022
Edwards & Russin Funeral Home
717 Main Street
Edwardsville, Pennsylvania, United States
(570) 287-2741
Monday
11
April

Interment

11:15 am - 11:30 am
Monday, April 11, 2022
Denison Cemetery
Denison Street
Swoyersville, Pennsylvania, United States
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