Roberta S. Bell, 71, of Manchester Twp. passed away Monday, June 17, 2024, at home. Roberta worked in the sterilization department of Paco Laboratories for 40 years before retiring from Renaissance Corp., Lakewood. Born in Chicago, IL, she resided in Lakehurst before moving to Manchester Twp. in 1977. Roberta was a devoted wife who loved her family dearly. Roberta was predeceased by her sister Nancy Lock. Roberta is survived by her husband Edward of forty-eight years, two sons David Ward and his wife, Melissa of Old Bridge, Edward Bell, Jr., of Toms River, her daughter Karen Richmond of Hazlet, her brother Dale Lock of FL, and six grandchildren. Memorial gathering 12-2pm Thursday, June 27, 2024, at DeGraff Lakehurst Funeral Home, 119 Union Ave., Lakehurst.