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Ex-teacher, wife of superintendent dies

A former teacher and wife of a past Ellsworth School Superintendent has died.

Audrey Roberts of St. Paul died Wednesday. She was 85.

She taught at Willow Hill, a one-room schoolhouse and grade school in Ellsworth. On July 20, 1946, she married Elwyn D. Roberts, who became superintendent of schools in Ellsworth in 1963. He preceded her in death.

A memorial service will be held this Saturday at 2 p.m. at Willwerscheid Funeral Home, 1167 Grand Ave., St. Paul.