On Saturday, August 28, 2021, after a long illness, Rita Carboni Roberts passed away in Littleton, CO. Rita was born on January 6, 1938 in Pittsburgh and lived in Pittsburgh for most of her life.
Rita was a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and was a teacher for Pittsburgh Public Schools for 38+ years.
She is preceded in death by her husband, John T. Roberts. Rita leaves behind two daughters, Shelley Driver and Mary Elizabeth Graff; two sons-in-law, Timothy Driver and Michael Graff; and four grandchildren, Zachary Driver, Caroline Driver, Aaron Graff and Casey Graff.
A kind and generous person who loved fiercely, we are comforted by a wealth of memories. She will be missed.
The family requests memorial contributions in Rita’s name be sent to Foster Love Project. Checks can be sent to: P.O. Box 8779, Pittsburgh, PA 15221, or online at: https://www.fosterloveproject.org/donate.html.
A private memorial ceremony will be held in Pittsburgh at a later date.
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Foster Love Project
PO Box 8779, Pittsburg PA 15221