Roberta M. Way

Born: Tue., Jan. 7, 1947
Died: Fri., Oct. 26, 2018


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Roberta M. Way, 71, of Flemington, PA passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018 at Susque-View Home Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Roberta, known to most as Bobbie, was born in Troy, New York, to the late Robert and Bertha (Peck) Seibert. She was married for over 40 years to the late John H. Way, retired professor of geology at Lock Haven University. Surviving are her daughter, Mary Way, of Flemington, and her sister, Nancy Seibert, of Camden, Maine.

Bobbie received both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in education from the State University of New York at Albany. She taught accounting and a variety of business subjects spanning almost 30 years in both New York and Pennsylvania. Bobbie began her teaching career at her alma mater, Troy High School. Upon moving to PA, she taught at The Harrisburg Area Community College, in Harrisburg, and St. John Neumann Regional Academy, formerly known as Bishop Neumann High School in Williamsport, among other secondary institutions.

Bobbie was dedicated to participating in the local community. Through volunteering and/or serving as a board member or officer, she gave her time, her enthusiastic work ethic and her attention to detail to several area organizations and clubs. These included: The Millbrook Playhouse, American Association of University Women (AAUW), The Mill Hall Sunrise Rotary Club, The Clinton County Historical Society, The Northcentral Pennsylvania Conservancy, The LHU Dames and the former, Keystone Central Network (KCnet).

Bobbie requested in lieu of flowers, donations be made to The Millbrook Playhouse (258 Country Club Ln, Mill Hall, PA 17751), The Mill Hall Sunrise Rotary Club (PO Box 643, Lock Haven, PA 17745), The Clinton County Historical Society (362 Water St, Lock Haven, PA 17745) or to a charity or cause of your choice.

At Bobbie’s request, no formal service will be held. Online condolences and memories can be made at www.yost-gedonfuneralhome.com

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Joy Geguzis
   Posted Tue October 30, 2018
So very sorry for your loss. My family and I thought the world of Bobbie....she always had a smile to offer. My children have many fond memories of “babysitting” for Penny! God bless!

Dana Howell
   Posted Wed October 31, 2018
I am so very sorry for your loss. I have such wonderful memories of our schooner trip from Maine to Boston. She was a wonderful human being- the kind of person I am so grateful to have known.

Mary Coploff
   Posted Wed October 31, 2018
Dear Mary and Nan,
My heartfelt sympathy on the passing of your mother/sister. I have many fond memories of Bobbi from both AAUW and in recent years from seeing her at the Train Station. My heart aches for you both! May her memory be a blessing to you always.
Mary Coploff

BBeth Brobst
   Posted Thu November 01, 2018
Dear Mary and Nancy,
So sorry for your loss. We remember Bobbies enthusiasm as she enjoyed the Monarch butterflies in her own front yard in August, 2017. Somehow Monarchs seem to know where to go when some cheer is needed. Please know that Judy, Jordan, and I are with you in thought and prayer.
Beth Brobst

Charles & Sarah Seibert
   Posted Sun November 04, 2018
Dear Mary,

We are sad for the loss of your mother. We remember with gratitude the kindness shown by Bobbie for her aunt (Irma Seibert) who lived as a widow for many years at 1 Collins Avenue in Troy, New York. Please accept our condolences.


Charles and Sarah L. Seibert
Cincinnati, OH

Ed and Judy (Seibert) Archer
   Posted Mon November 05, 2018
Dear Nancy and Mary,

Please accept our condolences at this sad time.

Judy and Ed


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