WINCHENDON – Rosalie A. (Charlonne) Roberts, 87, of 27 Monadnock Avenue, died peacefully Sunday morning, July 19, 2020 at the home of her son, Philip in Middleboro, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Jaffrey, NH on June 7, 1933, daughter of the late Rosario and Mary (Davis) Charlonne and was a resident of Winchendon for most of her life.
Rosalie worked many years ago in the operating room at the former Winchendon Hospital. She later worked at WW Cross Company in Jaffrey, NH and in later years provided private duty home care for families in this area. She enjoyed going to Maine, buying salt water taffy and viewing lighthouses along the Maine coast. Her greatest enjoyment was taking care of family and friends. Rosalie was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church.
Her husband of 60 years, John C. Roberts, died in 2012. She leaves three children, Larry J. Roberts, Paula M. Bateman and her husband Maurice III of Winchendon and Philip J. Roberts and his wife Lisa of Middleboro; five grandchildren, Mindy Gagnon and her husband Chris, Jonathan Roberts and his wife Monika, Kathryn Roberts, Kristen Roberts and her fiance Michael and Megan Cunha; five great grandchildren, Kaylan, Krystal, Braydon, Ciaran and Raymond as well as nieces and nephews. She is also leaves two sisters, Janet Roberts and her husband Norman of Winchendon and Gloria Fredette and her husband Bob of Winchendon. A brother, Kenneth W. Charlonne, predeceased her.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 11 A.M. in Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 52 Spruce Street, Winchendon. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery.
There are no calling hours.
Memorial donations may be made to Immaculate Heart of Mary Church Renovation Fund, 52 Spruce Street, Winchendon, MA 01475 or to Compassionate Care Hospice, 100 Myles Standish Boulevard, Taunton, MA 02780.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon is directing arrangements.