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“Hi.mom.i wish i could see your smiling face and hear you laugh again.i miss you so much.Tell Dad ill be seeing you guys soon. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Bret Redman

“Mom, No matter how long your parent lives, it is never long enough. My mom was a very strong woman and taught me alot of life's lessons... Mom...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Billy ANd Toni Redman - Frederick, MD

“So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful woman that I am sure will be deeply missed by many. May she now rest in peace in a better place. God...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Cheri Kline - Keedysville, MD

“Mom, You taught me right from wrong, you made me who I am today. You always knew how to make me smile when I was sad. I will miss you FOREVER mom...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Amber McCarty - State Line, PA

“rest in peace susan and god bless ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: marcy - ocklawaha, FL

“I'm sorry for the loss of your mother, she was a wonderful lady and I enjoyed talking to her and taking care of her if you all needed anything please...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Jeanenne Boyer - Abbottstown, PA

“Sorry to hear about Susie's death. She was a great person, wife and mother. My heart goes out to all of her family. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Laurel Shoemaker - Hagerstown, MD

“My dearest Mother.Ihope and prey that your ok now.I was so sad to see you in pain.I know ill love you forever.God bless you Mom,You will never be...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Bret a Redman - keedysville, MD

“You all HAD A GOOD MOM I KNOW SHE WILL BE MISSED ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: jim and vivian martz - sharpsburg, MD

“She was a mother to me when my own could have cared less, if not for her, i would probably be dead now. Love u Mom, I know u are at peace now and...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jeremiah Roberts - Chambersburg, PA

“Heaven is now welcoming a new angel. It was an honor to call her mom. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: shane mccarty - state line, PA

“My mother taught us life lessons that will last a lifetime. Between her love of God, and we children, that was her world. She is now in a better...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: penny lynn redman - martinsburg, WV


Mrs. Susan M. (Thorpe) Roberts, 77, of 835 Reid Road, State Line, PA, died at 10:40 P.M., Saturday, August 18, 2012 at her home. She had been in failing health for three months and critically ill for the past two weeks. Born June 10, 1935 in Middletown, VA, she was the daughter of the late Thomas T. and Carrie Virginia (Dodson) Thorpe. Mrs. Roberts attended Middletown, VA schools. She and her first husband, Ronald Redman, were married in September of 1951. Mr. Redman died on February 26, 1989. She and her second husband, Jeremiah Neal Roberts, were married in 1977 in Hagerstown, MD. Mr. Roberts died on August 8, 2005. Mrs. Roberts worked for Hanover Shoes, Maryland Kitchen, and later as a delivery person for Medicine Shoppe, Corsi's Pizza and Stork Dy-dee. She retired as a nursing assistant for Williamsport Nursing Home. She enjoyed playing BINGO, painting ceramics, art, writing poetry and playing guitar, mandolin and banjo. She is survived by seven daughters: Amber C. McCarty, State Line, Tina Marie Fewell, Martinsburg, WV, Virginia Mae Grams, Kearneysville, WV, Penny Lynn Redman, Martinsburg, Connie Diane Kitts, Charlestown, WV, Thelma Lorraine Miller, Martinsburg, Lisa Dawn Watts, Hagerstown; seven sons: Bret Allen Redman, Keedysville, MD, Bart Owen Redman, Clear Spring, MD, Burt Aaron Redman, Hagerstown, Michael Eugene Redman, Kent Island, MD, Billy Lloyd Redman, Frederick, MD, John Marvin Redman, Martinsburg, Jeremiah Edward Roberts, Chambersburg, PA; thirty two grandchildren and forty eight great grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brother, Franklin R. Thorpe. A reception for family and friends will be held at her State Line home, Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 6:00 P.M. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington Street, Greencastle, PA is handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.bowersoxfuneralhomes.com