JoAnn K. Robitaille, 83, of Mechanicsburg and formerly of Carlisle, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013, at
ManorCare Health Services, Carlisle. She was born Jan. 3, 1930, in Harrisonburg, VA, the daughter of the
late Alfred I. Steidle and Lena O. (Dickson) Steidle. She was the widow of Robert D. Robitaille, who died
Dec. 4, 1975.
was a 1947 graduate of Carlisle High School and a 1949 graduate of the former Carlisle Commercial College. She
was employed for 11 years as a secretary for the Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce and had also worked for the former Gay
Jewelers, Carlisle. JoAnn was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses Carlisle Congregation.
She is survived by son, Michael J. (and his wife, Karen) Robitaille
of Enola and twin sons; Robert K. Robitaille and David A. Robitaille, both of Mechanicsburg, two grandchildren; Robbie and
Amy and three nieces.
A graveside service
will be held on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the Ashland Cemetery, York Rd., Carlisle, with Edgar Dorsey, Sr. officiating.
Arrangements are being handled by Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle. Memorial contributions
may be made to the Jehovah’s Witnesses Carlisle Congregation, 1 Mooredale Rd., Carlisle, PA 17015.
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Michael, Robert and David,
My brother, Dick, and I extend our sympathy
to each of you and all in your families on your Mother's passing.
Michael, Robert & David,
So Sorry for your Loss. My Deepest Sympathy at this difficult time. My
Prayers are with you all.
Michael, Robert & David, My thoughts are with you at what must be a very difficult time for you and your family. May
the memories of your mom bring you comfort & piece.
Sandra Robitalle - Newell, Son Robert, Daughters Chloe
My sympathies to Mike, Robert and David and their families.
David, Robert and Michael
This news and wanted to send my sympathy of the loss of your mother.
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