Passing of Dorothy Engle Roberts

Our condolences to Mike and Wanda Engle on the passing for Mike’s mom, Dorothy. We will keep you all in our prayers.

Dorothy R. (Lenfert) Engle Roberts, 93 years of age died Friday July 13, 2018 with her family at her side. She was born December 19, 1924 in New Albany, Indiana to the late Henry H. and Margaret (Weinmann) Lenfert and was the widow of Wilfred Engle who died in 1970. Dorothy was retired from I.C.I. America, a member of St. John Paul II St. Joe Hill Chapel and a volunteer for many years at the St. Francis Soup Kitchen. She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband, and siblings; Ben, Charles, George, Jim, Martha Lenfert and Mary Townsend. Dorothy will be fondly remembered and missed by her family and friends.

Survivors include: Husband of 34 years Perry G. Roberts Sr., sons Michael J. (Wanda) and Larry J. Engle. Stepchildren; Vickie Alexander (Larry), Lou Ann Snyder, and Perry G. Roberts Jr. Seven grandchildren; Angela, Justin, Jessica, Erica, Jacob, Jordan and Leah. Five great grandchildren; Ellery, Danny, Matthew, Bella Rose and Talon. Also surviving many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm Wednesday July 18th and 8:00 am until 9:00 am Thursday July 19th, at Kraft Funeral Service 708 E. Spring St. in New Albany, Indiana. A rosary service will be held at 7:30 pm Wednesday evening. Her Funeral Liturgy will be celebrated at 10:00 am Thursday July 19th at St. John Paul II, St. Joe Hill Chapel. Burial will be in St. Mary’s New Albany Catholic Cemetery. Expressions to: St. John Paul II, St. Joe Hill Chapel, American Cancer Society, or Hospice of Southern Indiana. Online condolences may be made to: