Kent B. Roseberry, 76

Kent B. Roseberry, 76, a resident of 393 West Fifth St., Oswego, passed away September 26, 2008 at the Oswego Hospital.

Born in York, Penn., he was the son of the late Kent E. and Maggie (Glatfelder) Roseberry.

Kent was an Army Veteran, serving during the Korean Conflict.

He received his Master’s Degree at Penn State University.

Moving to Oswego in 1964, he became a Professor at Oswego State University, retiring in 1995.

He loved singing with his Oswego Valley Barbershop Chorus.

Surviving are his wife, Arla (Spahr) Roseberry, one son, Richard Roseberry of Canandaigua, NY; a brother, Ronald Roseberry of York, Penn; a sister, Norma Altland of Penn; many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a son, Alan Roseberry in July of 2006.

Funeral Services and burial will be at the convenience to the family in Penn.

Nelson Funeral home has care of arrangements.

Donations can be made to Seneca Hill Manor, Oswego Hospital or the 1st United Methodist Church.

Online Condolences may be made at

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  1. Arla, I just heard about Kent and his long struggle. I am so sorry for you and Richard.
    With sympathy, Mary Jean

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