EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

August 28, 2013

Frances E. Roberts, 84


North Andover — Frances E. (Law) Roberts, 84, of North Andover, died on Monday at the Meadows in North Andover.

Frances was born in Haverhill, Mass., on July 8, 1929, to the late Edgerton and Carrie Jane (Goodridge) Law.

She attended Haverhill schools, and was a graduate of Haverhill High School, Class of 1947.

Frances was a member of the Holy Family Hospital Women's Auxiliary and the former Hale Hospital Women's Auxiliary, she was also a member of the Friends of Merrimack College.

She is survived by her three daughters, Jane Roberts of Wells, Maine, Patricia Hill and her husband, Richard, also of Wells, and Martha Wolfenden and her husband, Mark, of North Andover; her brother, Richard Law and his wife, Diane, of Mt.Vernon, Maine; her seven grandchildren; one great-grandson; and several nieces and nephews. Frances was predeceased by her son, C. Richard Roberts, and her brother, William Law.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the wonderful staff at the Meadows of Edgewood for the compassionate care of their mother during the last few months of her life. You were like family to her. They greatly appreciate all of you.

ARRANGEMENTS: A Funeral Mass will be offered on Friday, at 10 a.m., at St. Michael's Church, North Andover. Burial will follow in Ridgewood Cemetery, North Andover. Family and friends may call on Thursday, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Conte Funeral Home, 17 Third Street, North Andover.

For directions, or to offer condolences, please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com.