Roberta Lee Whitener

Roberta Lee Whitener

Aug 8, 1951 - Dec 7, 2010
Graveside services with burial of ashes for Roberta L. Whitener of Riverton are at 2 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 13, at Mountain View Cemetery in Riverton. Pastor Eric Depew officiates.

Ms. Whitener died at her home in Riverton on Tuesday, Dec. 7, at the age of 59.

Roberta Lee Whitener was born in Riverton on Aug. 8, 1951, the daughter of Robert Lee Whitener and Shirley Lavonne (Fresorger) Whitener.

She married Charles Ray Bracken, Jr., on July 28, 1967. They had two children together and were divorced after 33 years of marriage.

Ms. Whitener worked as a secretary in the 55 Alive program for two years and had worked as a volunteer on the Fremont County Ambulance crew.

Her family said she was a fan of the Denver Broncos and enjoyed crocheting, reading, her grandchildren, and her pets.

Survivors include her son, Charles Bracken III and his companion Melissa Garcia of Riverton; daughter, Ronya Bracken Schager and husband Chad of Riverton; grandchildren, Brooklyn, Edward, and Riley Schager, Aissa Groves, and Chantel Bolte; her mother, Shirley Whitener; a brother, Ray Whitener and wife Joan of Riverton; nieces and nephews, Dustin Whitener, Shelly Whitener, and Tonya David.

She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Lee Whitener; grandparents, August and Molly Fresorger, and Clyde and Eva Whitener.

On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: thedavisfuneralhome.com

Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.