Roberta E.'s Story
Roberta E. Gillis went to be with the Lord on May 2, 2017 in Erie, PA, daughter of the late Walter and Ethel Mitton. Beloved wife of the late William G. Gillis, they were married on June 30, 1962 and enjoyed nearly 55 years together.
Survived by her children, William Gillis, Jr., Robert (Elizabeth) Gillis, Karin Hayes, Mark Gillis, Kim Sample, Neil Gillis, grandchildren Brendan Hayes, Shelby Hayes, Rebecca Gillis, and Brittany Sample, and great-granddaughter, Sadie Dymond. Sister of Leslie (Mary) Mitton. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her son Randy Gillis; her grandchildren, Katrina Sample and Justin Hayes; and siblings, Linda Allen, Walter Mitton and Judy Church.
The family will be present on Saturday at the Bates Wallace and Heath Funeral Home, 38 State St., Middleport from 3:00-5:00 PM to receive friends. A funeral service will be held at 5:00 PM. If desired, memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
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Published on May 4, 2017