ROBERSON, MARY "PAT," 82, born November 17, 1930, passed away Monday, March 4, 2013 after a valiant battle with brain cancer in New Albany, IN.
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Born in New Albany in 1930 to Claude and Mary Blake, Pat was the oldest of three children. She attended New Albany High School, gradu- ating in 1949.
Always courageous, Pat lived life to the fullest. She lived in Wichita Falls, TX in the 1950's before moving to Fort Walton Beach, Florida, where she spent close to 30 years. In 1985, she moved back home to New Albany, IN, when she married high school sweetheart, George Denzil Roberson. Pat worked at the Jeffersonville Elks Club for close to 25 years.
Pat was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Betty "Boo" Anderson.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her husband, George Roberson; daughter, Shannon Sherman Graves; stepdaughters, Cindy Thoene, Patti Bray (Bill), Pam Byrne (John); son-in-law, D. Brett Graves; granddaughters, Meghan Graves, Ashley Thoene and Brenna Bray; former husband, Warren Sherman; brother, Claude "Duke" Blake (Janet); and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A memorial service will be 6 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2013 at the Jeffersonville Elks Lodge and Country Club, 1820 Charlestown Pike, Jeffersonville, IN. Visitation will be held from 3-6 p.m., prior to the memorial service.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus of Southern Indiana.
Published in The Courier-Journal on Mar. 7, 2013