Barbara A. Roberts Miller, 82 of Hockessin got her angels wings on Friday, March 9, 2018 after a short illness.
Barbara was born in Yorklyn, DE, the daughter of the late Frances (Chiffons) and Carl Roberts. After attending a one room school, Mt. Pleasant, No.34, she graduated from Henry C. Conrad High School. Barbara then graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Hygiene as class president. She worked for many dentists, including Dr. Carey, Dr. Barnhill and Dr. Thompson.
Barbara was a willing volunteer helping such places as Ashland Nature Center, Auburn Heights Preserve, Hale-Byrnes House, Hockessin Community Club, Friends of Hockessin Library and she served as a docent in the gardens of Mt. Cuba Center.
Barbara is survived by her loving husband of 62 years, Harold; her brothers, Philip, Edward, Douglas, and Dallas; her sisters, Sylvia and Gale and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 19, 2018 at the MEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington at 11 AM, where friends may call after 10 AM. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to either Heartland Hospice House, 5661 Ocheltree Ln, Wilmington, DE 19808 or the Auburn Heights Preserve, 3000 Creek Rd, Yorklyn, DE 19707. On-line condolences may be made at mealeyfuneralhome.com