Roberta J. Gilpin, age 97, formerly of Pittsford, passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at the Hillsdale County Medical Care Facility, Claudia’s Glen in Hillsdale. She was born July 15, 1922 in Hillsdale to Leslie & Hattie (Black) Dilworth. Roberta was married January 19, 1939 to Wayne Gilpin and he preceded her in death.
Roberta was formerly employed at Wagner Industries in Reading and had attended the Pittsford schools. She was a longtime Pittsford area resident.
Surviving is a son, Ronald (Judith) Gilpin of Horton; three grandchildren, Scott (Lynn) Gilpin of Tennessee, Brian (Patty) Gilpin of Hudson and Kelli Gilpin of Hillsdale; seven great-grandchildren and 13 great great-grandchildren.
Roberta was preceded in death by three siblings and a great great-grandson.
Graveside memorial services for Roberta Gilpin will be Monday, September 23, 2019 at 2:00 PM, at the Leonardson Cemetery in Pittsford with Pastor Don Harkey officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale.
Memorial contributions in memory of Roberta are suggested to the Greater Hillsdale Humane Society.