Later she was asked to join the staff of the newly formed Medgar Evers College of the City University of New York as Director of Admissions and Foreign Student Advisor.
She met her husband, John Flowers, who was a chemistry professor at Medgar Evers.
In 1990 Roberta and John had a house constructed in Hector, NY.To pay tribute, visit https:// Jr Age 74, passed away on Sunday, September 3, 2017 at Highland Hospital in Rochester, NY after a courageous eight-year battle with ovarian cancer.Roberta was born on September 2, 1943 in New London, Connecticut.On Saturday, June 2, calling hours will be held from 6-8 p.m. You may express condolences or “Light a Candle of Remembrance” online at All who knew Kevin are welcome to come share your memories. Peggy was predeceased by her husband, Pastor Stewart C. She is survived by her loving children, Connie (Robert) Wrenn of Watkins Glen, James (Ronda) Rogers of Breesport, and Lisa Cole and Joseph Rogers, both of Horseheads; brother, Bill (Kathy) Jackson of Elmira; sisters-in-law, Lillian (Robert) Perry and Ruth Simpson, both of Watkins Glen; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.Royce “Forever in our hearts.” Please join us June 9th from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 26 at the Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, 212 E.
She was a wonderful person, who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, especially her brother Merle Collins and his late wife, Sue. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.