Roberta M. Davis, 84 of McKeesport died May 25, 2020. She went to college in E. Providence, RI at Zion Bible Institute. Upon completion, she worked at a church in Portsmouth NH. In 1960 her marriage to George Hockhousen led them to Springfield MO where she was employed at the Assembly of God Headquarters. Later they moved to E. Providence, RI and were employed at Zion Bible Institute where she taught various subjects. In 1985 Roberta moved into the elementry education level of ministry, teaching Kindergarten and first grade. When her husband of 35 years died the Lord sent another Christian friend along, they were married Nov. 1995. In addition to her teaching ministry she was an ordained minister and co pastored several churches with her husband. She was saved at an early age and has dedicated her life to the Lord's work. After her divorce in 2004, Roberta lived with her daughter, Deborah in Boca Raton FL for 8 years. Roberta moved home to McKeesport in 2012 to be near her siblings. She is survived by her daughter, Deborah (John) Mireles and son George (Pam) Hockhousen; grandchildren Michael, Stephen and Matthew Wilson, Sarah Downs and Rachel Jones; great grandchildren Ellie Downs and Maddie Wilson; sisters Pam Jones, Ardele Lockwood and Esther Stevenson and brothers David and Don Castor. Roberta was a member of Glassport Assembly of God Church and was a girl scout leader and a den mother for the Boy Scouts. A celebration of her life will be held at Glassport Assembly of God Church on Friday, May 29, 2020 at 2:00 pm. Funeral arrangements by Wojciechowski Funeral Home, Glassport.
Originally published May 27, 2020.