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Sarajane Rice Roebuck, age 91, of Windsor Mill, MD and formerly of Carlisle, entered eternal life on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at Northwest Hospital in Randallstown, MD.  She was born July 1, 1921, in Carlisle, a daughter of the late Eugene and Catherine (Montgomery) Smith Rice and the widow of Joseph Robert Roebuck, Jr., who preceded her in death, Sept. 1, 1989.

Sarajane was a 1941 graduate of Carlisle High School and also graduated from the Apex School of Cosmetology in Philadelphia. She formerly owned and operated Jane's Beauty Shop in Carlisle and retired from the Carlisle Hospital after 20+ years of service as an L.P.N. She was currently a member of Christian Life Church in Baltimore and a former member of the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, Carlisle. She was a member of the Deborah Grand Chapter Order of Eastern Star – Jephta Chapter No. 4, where she was a Past Worthy Matron.

Sarajane is survived by two sons; Joseph Robert Roebuck, III of Harrisburg and Randy Roebuck and wife Kathleen of San Francisco, California; three daughters; Cynthia Elaine Roebuck and Marsha Roberta Roebuck, both of Baltimore, MD and Monica Roebuck-Obi (and husband, Benedict Obi) of Burtonsville, MD, six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family members and friends. Sarajane was preceded in death by her triplet sister and brother; Kathleen Thomas and Eugene Rice, also her sister, Maude Cuff and half-brother, William Smith.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at 11:30 AM in the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, at the corner of Lincoln and North West Street, Carlisle, with Pastor Daniel Keys officiating. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. A viewing will be held at the church on Tuesday from 10:00 AM until time of services. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of arrangements. 

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Cynthia and Family, may the love of family and friends help you through this difficult time. While I haven't seen you in years, I remember fondly our school days together. May your Mother rest in Eternal Peace and Love.

Jerriann Loose Manze

Randy and Family, So sorry to hear of your Mother's passing.
 Thoughts and Prayers are with you all at this time

Tami Stringfellow-Sweger

Randy and family, I am sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I know there is nothing like a mother's love and she will be missed ...God Bless you and your family at this time. May the Lord give you the peace that only He can give. You have been a kind person on fb over the years.

Sincere Sympathy , Debi and Harve Guise

"Bobby Joe", Randy & Family,

My sympathy and condolences to all...
God Bless and Keep You...cherish your happy memories,

Kathy Powless Crawford

Sis. Marsha & Family
As you share, talk, and remember, may you truly find that the one you loved so much is still in your hearts. And, may the prayers of others sustain you during this time of loss.

Ellison & Catherine Dickey

Remember the smiles.
Cherish the moments.
Find comfort in memories

You will be in our prayers......
Craig and Dolly Rice Kern

Our heartfelt condolences go out to the Roebuck family during this difficult time. Miss Sara Jane was always so kind to me and I will always remember her fondly. May The Lord give you the strength you need and may your broken hearts be mended by all of the wonderful memories.

Theresa Mack & Family

Mom, I miss you every day.

Daughter, Marsha

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Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
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