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Morton - Hilda A. Roberts, 73, of Morton, passed away at 9:22 a.m. Saturday, March 12, 2016, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center ER, in Peoria.
She was born April 29, 1942 in Mcleansboro, Ill., to Everett and Leathie (Austin) Allen. She married Ora Roberts on Sept. 18, 1962, in Bartonville, Ill.
Surviving are her husband, Ora Roberts of Morton; two daughters, Monique (Don) Schlipf of Washington and Ronica (Kip) Joiner of Morton; one step-son, Todd Roberts of Texarkana, Texas; two grandchildren, Shawn Pankow and Sunny Joiner; four step-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren.
She was the youngest of 13 children. There are four surviving siblings and eight have preceded her in death.
Cremation will be accorded. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2016, at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton, with Pastor Aaron Yoder officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.