HAZLETON — Wilma Elouise Robb, 96, of Hazleton, passed away Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 at River Oaks Health Campus in Princeton.
She was born April 14, 1921, in Knox County to Odos E. Morrison and Rosa E. (Anthis) Morrison.
She lived in Hazleton her entire life. She had worked at Potter and Brumfield during WWII and at Holiday Manor Convalescent Center. She was a member of the Hazleton United Methodist Church and the American Legion Post 114 Auxiliary of Hazleton. She enjoyed sewing, gardening and making crafts.
She is survived by her children, Larry Robb of Hazleton and Nancy Hope of Francisco; grandchildren, Kelly Hope, Nicole Thorbeck and Christye Driskell; eight great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Charles A. Robb; sister, Jewell Hoffman; 2 grandchildren, Andrew and Melanie Robb.
Funeral service is at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017 at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with Pastor Sam Polito officiating. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery near Hazleton . Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m.Monday at Colvin Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hazleton United Methodist Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle at www.colvinfuneralhome.com