Anna Roberta Harmon
92, of Indianapolis, passed away on February 24, 2013. She was born May 5, 1920 in Pittsboro, IN to Ernest and Nora Ridgway Walter. Roberta graduated from Pittsboro High School in 1938 and was the class valedictorian, Central Normal College in 1942 and received her Masters' Degree from Butler in 1963.
Roberta was an educator for 39 years teaching at Greenfield, Pittsboro, Charlottesville, Ben Davis and retiring in 1985 from Lawrence Central High School where she was the Head Librarian for 22 years. Roberta was a member of Alpha Delta Kappa sorority. Roberta attended Lawrence United Methodist Church. Roberta had many interests including traveling and volunteer work. She conducted walking tours for Landmark and drove for the Red Cross.
Roberta was married to Charles Harmon on November 24, 1943 who preceded her in death on December 14, 1974.
Roberta was preceded in death by her parents; brother, John Walter; son, Richard Harmon; daughter-in-law, Rebecca Harmon; grandson, Jeffrey Harmon and great-grandson Owen Lovins.
She is survived by son, David (Sandra Cannon) Harmon; granddaughter, Samantha (Kyle) Lovins; granddaughter Abigail (Michael) Homer and great-grandchildren, Tyler, Michaela, Vivian, Gwen, Hayden, Sloane, and Kennedy, in addition to many good friends.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 1, 2013 at K of P Cemetery in Lizton, IN.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are encouraged to
, 6100 W. 96th St. Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46278 or the Salvation Army, 3100 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Flanner and Bucha nan - Zionsville . You are invited to http://www.flannerbuchanan.com to offer your condolences or share a memory.