Roberta (Watson) Hennessey

Born: Wed., Sep. 11, 1929
Died: Thu., Jun. 18, 2020


12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Tue., Jun. 23, 2020
Location: Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., Jun. 23, 2020
Location: Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home, Inc.

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Roberta Hennessey, 90, of Middletown, passed away on June 18, 2020 at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in Hershey.
Born in Broad Top City, PA on September 11, 1929, a daughter of the late Robert and Margaret (Williams) Watson. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family being preceded in death by her parents and 10 siblings.
On July 16, 1951, she was united in marriage to Ronnie L. Hennessey. Mr. Hennessey survives in Middletown.
She was a member of the Grace United Methodist Church, Hummelstown, PA and loved to read. Her employment was with bookbinders Doubleday Company and the Wert Company.
Along with her husband, she is survived by daughters, Kathy Rose, wife of John, Harrisburg, Margaret Hennessey, Hummelstown, Rhonda Crow, wife of Mark, Middletown, and Barbara Hennessey, Hershey. Also surviving are 10 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, 3 great great grandchildren, and numerous extended family members.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, June 23, at 1 PM with Pastor Dan Gilbert officiating at the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. Broad Top City, PA. Friends will be received one hour prior to the service.
Interment will take place in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Broad Top City, PA.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the charity of the donors choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. 5010 Railroad Ave. Broad Top City, PA. 16621. Online condolences can be made at

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Linda Warfield
   Posted Mon June 22, 2020
Dear Ronnie & Girls, we are sorry your wife & mother passed away she was a wonderful person we will all miss her, I am so glad Terry & I got to visit with Ronnie & her last July it was a wonderful visit, your mother is at peace now God has another Angel she will watch over all your family. Sis rest in peace your journey here on earth is done
Love, Linda & Terry Warfield
Laurel, Delaware

Joyce hennessey snyder
   Posted Wed June 24, 2020
Ronnie and family. We are so
Sorry to hear of sis
Never knew about it until today. Or
Would have been there.

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