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Roberta Reuter

Published: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

DIXON – Roberta Reuter, 88, of Dixon, died Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Franklin Grove Living and Rehabilitation Center. She was an insurance underwriter at USF&G from 1966 to 1987.

Roberta was born April 9, 1925, in Mount Sterling, the daughter of Bernerd and Ruth (Newenham) Hoelscher. She married Dale Reuter on Oct. 1, 1950, in Dixon. He preceded her in death on Nov. 16, 2003.  

Survivors include several nieces and nephews, and one goddaughter.

She also was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Harold Hoelscher; and one sister, Helen Krueger.

Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday and the memorial service at 2 p.m. Saturday at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon. At Roberta’s request, her body was donated to science.

Memorials have been established to Granny Rose Animal Shelter and Dixon Fire Department Ambulance. 

Visit www.prestonschillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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