Roberta "Bobbi" Ann (Tarkowski) Sessamen

August 31, 1939 ~ November 9, 2020 (age 81)

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Roberta Ann (Bobbi) Tarkowski Sessamen, 81 passed away Monday November 9, 2020 at her home in Millcreek.
She was born in Erie, on August 31, 1939 daughter of the late Anthony and Margaret Dusicsko Tarkowski.
Bobbi worked at St. Mary's Home of Erie East for many years.  She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Thomas H. Sessamen Jr., her brother Joseph Tarkowski, and her step-son Mark Sessamen.
Roberta is survived by her five children, Craig S. Sessamen of North East, Norma-Jean M. Sessamen  of Indianapolis, Michael S. Sessamen (Crystal) of Ohio, James A. Sessamen of Erie, and Patricia A. Sessamen of Erie, eleven grandchildren, Erica Parker, Kayla Conner, Andrew, Tyler, Austin, Joseph, Caitlyn, Elizabeth Lieter, Kyle, Hannah and Shelby; three great-grandchildren, Tripp Parker, Michael Conner, and Maceo Conner; her, step-daughter Kathleen Sessamen McCray, sister-in-law Cathy Betza of Georgia,  daughter-in-law Jennifer Sessamen, Godchild Brenda Tarkowski Taylor and many nieces and nephews and step-grandchildren.
A private viewing will be held for the family.  Family and friends are invited to a service at Laurel Hill Cemetery Section 16, Thursday November 12 at 12:30PM with burial to follow.
Memorials  may be made to the charity of one's choice.
The Carl A. Slomski & Son Funeral Home Inc. 2101 Ash St. is handling arrangements.
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Funeral Service
November 12, 2020

12:30 PM
Laurel Hill Cemetery Section 16
4523 Love Road
Erie, PA 16506

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