Roberta E. (nee Thornton), 79, of Lyndhurst for 48 years passed away on October 13, 2011. Roberta last worked in the Accounts Receivable Dept. for J. Bohrer in Moonachie for 7 years. She was a member of the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Hasbrouck Heights, Past President of the Rutherford V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary Post 227, a member of the Military Order of Cooties and the Rutherford American Legion Post 109. Beloved wife of the late Ellsworth M. Gempp. Loving mother of Michael R. Gempp. Dear sister of the late Patricia Tadjalli. Funeral service at the Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad Street, Carlstadt on Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 12 noon. Visitation prior to service from 10-12 noon. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the V.F.W. National Home for Children, 3573 South Waverly Rd., Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-9799.
Published in The Record on Oct. 14, 2011