ROBERTS, Wanema Zetta “Granny” (Dulaney), 78, of Follansbee, WV, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 7, 2014, after a long battle with Parkinson’s and cancer at home surrounded by her family.
She was born on February 5, 1935 in Wileyville, WV, a daughter of the late Edward Wayne and Gladys Virginia (Delaney) Dulaney.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Zane Dulaney; an infant sister, and a brother-in-law, Ralph Roberts.
Wanema attended the Community of Christ Church and was a homemaker.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Wanema is survived by her husband of 60 years, Clarence Roberts, Jr. whom she married on March 9, 1953; two sons, Michael (Joyce) Roberts and Daniel Roberts both of Follansbee, WV; two brothers, James Poulton, Weirton, WV, Charles (Rosie) Dulaney, Colliers, WV; three sisters, Reda Amos, Littleton, WV, Geneva (Mike) McCarthy, North Miami Beach, FL, Norma (Bob) Martin, Follansbee, WV; one sister- in-law, Violet Dulaney, Colliers, WV; six grandchildren, Jennifer Roberts, Michael (Dawn) Roberts, Jr., Charles Roberts, Daniel Roberts, Jr., Mark (Annette) Roberts, Lisa Roberts; five great-grandchildren, Jonathan Roberts, Caitlin Roberts, Michael Roberts, III., David Roberts, Easton Roberts; many nieces and nephews also survive.
Visitation will be held on Friday, January 10th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV where funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 11th at 11 a.m. with Rev. Eugene Chadwell officiating.
Interment will follow in St. Johns Cemetery in Colliers, WV.
The family would like to thank the aides and nurses of Valley Hospice for their loving care.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice at 380 Summit Ave. Steubenville, OH 43952.
Condolences may be sent to: www.mullenbachfh.com.