portrait picture for Elizabeth (Betty) Roberg

Services:

A memorial service will be held at Turn of River Church on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at 11:00am. Interment will be held privately for the family.

Donations:

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Turn of River Church, 49 Turn of River Road, Stamford, CT 06905.

Elizabeth (Betty) Roberg


January 11, 2020

Elizabeth (Betty) Roberg, a long-time resident of Stamford, passed away on Saturday, January 11, 2020, at home, surrounded by her loving family.  She was born 85 years ago in Easton, PA born to the late Clarence and Retta Walter. 

Betty studied at St. Luke’s School of Nursing and moved to Connecticut.  In Stamford she met her husband, Fred Roberg, and raised two children.  Betty worked for Stamford Hospital, the former Courtland Gardens Senior Residence, and the ENT practice of Dr. McKee.

Betty was active in the Junior Woman’s Club and Turn Of River Church.   An ardent crafter, she was one of the founding leaders of the Holly Fair.  Betty enjoyed regular gatherings of the Couples Club and planned their themed parties.  Throughout her life with her husband Fred, they traveled to Canada, Wildwood, Hawaii, the Southwest, Florida, and Cape Cod. 

She is predeceased by her parents and her brother, Alfred Walter, of Easton, PA.  Betty is survived by her beloved husband of 61 years, Fred Roberg, her son, Larry Roberg, daughter-in-law Joanne Jeris, her daughter,  Nancy Sciglimpaglia, her son-in-law, Steve Sciglimpaglia, and two grandsons, Alex and Andrew Sciglimpaglia, all of Norwalk, CT.  She is also survived by a nephew and two nieces and their families. 

A memorial service will be held at Turn of River Church on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at 11:00am.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Turn of River Church, 49 Turn of River Road, Stamford, CT 06905.  Interment will be held privately for the family.

  1. Dear Larry and Family, My sincere condolences on the loss of your Mom. What an accomplished and adventurous life she had. She left her mark on the world and will be missed.

    January 15, 2020
    Sarah Arnold -
  • Larry,

    Please accept my deepest sympathies for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family.

    Eternal rest grant unto Elizabeth,
    O Lord, and let perpetual light
    shine upon her. May her soul and the souls
    of all the faithful departed, through
    the mercy of God, rest in peace.

    With sincere condolences,

    January 16, 2020
    Mike Molgano -
  • Please accept my sincere condolences on Betty’s passing.
    I was a patient of Dr David McKee and Betty was always so pleasant and helpful to me
    They don’t make them like Betty anymore may she Rest In Peace
    Well Done Betty !

    January 17, 2020
    Robert Gartelman -
  • Mr. Roberg . I’m sorry to hear of your loss, you have my deepest condolences, your in my thoughts and prayers

    January 17, 2020
    Lewis Spero -
  • Dear Fred and family,

    It was with deep sadness that we learned of Betty’s passing.
    You and Betty were an inspiration to all, via your priority of putting love of God, each other, and your family first, and in your total loyalty in honoring friendship.
    May God’s strength be with you now and in the future, as we give thanks for having had Betty enrich our lives.

    Most fondly and sincerely,
    Earle & Joan

    January 17, 2020
    Earle King -
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