Roberta L. Oyer, 73, of Corry, passed away early Wednesday morning, Jan. 20, 2016, at Corry Manor.

She was born July 23, 1942, in Corry, a daughter to the late Leslie and Mary (Morrison) Messenger. Roberta attended the Corry-area schools and was employed by Agway Petroleum in Corry, retiring from there in 2001. She was a member of the West Spring Creek Congregational Church and enjoyed garage sales, gardening and collecting antiques.

She is survived by her daughter, Dianna (John) Hackman of Pittsfield; her son, Timothy Stroup of Corry; her sister, Joyce (Richard) Chauncey of Corry; her brothers, Stewart “Cap” Messenger of Findley Lake, N.Y., and Rex (Linda) Messenger of Corry. Roberta is also survived by three stepgrandchildren, 10 stepgreat-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a sister, Mary (Roger) Chase; a nephew, Rick Chauncey; and a niece, Tracey Cook.

A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family at the Pine Grove Cemetery in Corry.

Memorial donations may be made to the West Spring Creek Congregational Church, P.O. Box 115 Corry, PA 16407.

The Nelson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Youngsville has been entrusted with all arrangements.

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