LEWISTON — Ethelyn D. (Benjamin) Roberts, 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, March 12, at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston.

She was born on Jan. 14, 1933, the daughter of the late James “Fred” and Ruth (Gilcrist) Benjamin. Ethelyn lived in Maine most of her life. She graduated from Morse Memorial School.

Ethelyn worked for Austin Associates for 32 years, until her retirement. She loved sports, especially the Red Sox, she was an avid traveler and would spend her winters in Myrtle Beach. Ethelyn enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Ethelyn is survived by her two sons, Jeffrey and wife, Margaret, of Storrs, Conn., and David and wife, Michelle, of Lewiston; her twin sister, Evelyn of Thorndike; her three grandchildren, Dylan, Jenna and Chelsey; her three great-grandchildren, Lydia, Tegan and Mason; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents and her brother, Harold Benjamin.

Friends and family are invited to share their memories and offer their condolences by visiting Ethelyn’s online guestbook at www.thefortingroupauburn.com

Ethelyn D. Roberts

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