Roberta M. Bannister

Roberta M. Bannister

86, Indianapolis, passed away on February 24, 2013. She was born February 21, 1927 in Greenup Co., KY to the late Andrew and Roberta Huffman Friend. Roberta married John A. Bannister on January 9, 1954 in Indianapolis and he survives. She was employed 34 years at Dr. E.K. Stuckey, as a Medical Assistant. Her memberships were Southport Baptist Church (former Deaconess, Church Clerk and Trustee); Past President Masquers of Civic Theater; former member Indianapolis Public School PTA; former member Medical Assistants Association; former member South Symphony Group Board of Directors; early organizer of Indianapolis Opera Guild and active member Beta Sigma Phi Sorority (38) years. She is also survived by daughters, Sara Olds and Lois Frank; son-in-law, Richard Williams; daughter-in-law Susan Olds; grandchildren Robin (Renato) Colantonio, Kelly (Greg) Loutner, Ryan (Corri) Wright, Travis (Jenna) Williams and Leah Williams; step- grandchild, Noel (Steve) Zaffarano; great-grandchildren, Kyle, Eric and David Colantonio, Grant and Nathaniel Loutner; step- great-grandchildren, Angelique, Emily and Isabella Zaffarano; many nieces and nephews; great and great-great-nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by son, Robert Olds; daughter, Laurrie Williams; four brothers and six sisters. Services will be at Noon on Wednesday, February 27 in Single ton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center , with visitation from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. http://www.singletonmortuary.com

Funeral Home

Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center
7602 Madison Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46227
(317) 885-7585

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Feb. 26, 2013