Woonsocket - Sheila J. (Benoit) Roberts, 63, of Rock Ridge Dr., passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at Hope Hospice & Palliative Care in Providence.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Theodore and Sophie (Pachomski) Benoit.
Sheila was a volunteer for the Senior Center in Woonsocket. She enjoyed helping others and was very close to her family, especially her grandchildren. One of her hobbies was making hook rugs.
She was a 1972 graduate of Bellingham High School.
Before becoming disabled she worked for the former New England Telephone Co.
She is survived by her two children, Jesse Roberts and his wife Susan of CT and Danielle Roberts of Woonsocket. One sister, Mona Cook and her husband Wyman of East Providence and one brother, Theodore Benoit of Bellingham, MA. Six grandchildren, Kyle, Kelsey, Kayla, Haley, Brenden, and Mason.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 7 PM in the S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill RD. Woonsocket, RI 02895 . Relatives and friends are invited; calling hours are from 4 - 7 PM prior to the Service. Burial will be private.