Mary Ellen Roberts-Lederer, 66, of Hernando, Fla., died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness. Mary Ellen was born Jan. 13, 1947, in Buffalo, N.Y., the daughter of William and Catherine Roberts. She moved from south Florida, to Hernando in 2000 and was an active member of the Citrus Garden Club. Mary Ellen was Catholic.
She was predeceased by her father, William. Survivors include her mother, Catherine Roberts, Buffalo, N.Y.; brother, William Roberts, Buffalo, N.Y.; sisters, Michelle Kavanaugh, Kenmore, N.Y., Kathaleen Burke, Buffalo, N.Y.; and loving companion, Bob Crouse, Hernando.
Family and friends will gather at Heinz Funeral Home Chapel at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013. There will be a memorial service at 11:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations in honor of Mary Ellen may be made to Hospice of Citrus County, PO Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464.
Arrangements by Heinz Funeral Home and Cremation, Inverness.