Roberta Estelle (Mosher) Wyman, 75, of Bath, Maine passed away peacefully on October 5,
2019 with her loving family by her side. She was born on June 4, 1944 to Robert and Evelyn
Mosher, and grew up in Sterling, MA. She graduated from Wachusett Regional High School, and
went on to earn her degree in Medical Secretarial Studies at Becker Junior College.
After high school, Roberta began working summers as a mother’s helper in Phippsburg, ME
and fell in love with the area’s beauty. She eventually moved to Phippsburg when
she married her husband, Swanton Wyman, Jr. on December 4, 1976. They welcomed their
daughter, Sara, in 1977. Sadly, Swanton was lost at sea on October 5, 1981.
In 1993 Roberta suffered a brain aneurysm rupture. She beat the odds, survived, and made an
amazing recovery. Following the aneurysm, she returned to Massachusetts to be near her
family. Roberta eventually moved back to Maine in 2016 to be near her daughter and son-in-
Over the years, Roberta worked as a medical secretary, a job she loved and performed very
skillfully. She was an excellent cook and baker. She also enjoyed sewing, knitting, quilting,
and painting. Roberta has been described as being the kindest lady with the biggest heart. She
truly was. She always put others before herself.
Roberta is predeceased by her parents, Robert and Evelyn Mosher, and her husband,
Swanton Wyman, Jr. Roberta is survived by her daughter, Sara (Wyman) Gagliarducci and
her husband, David Gagliarducci of Phippsburg, ME; her brother, Clayton Mosher and his wife,
Nancy Mosher of Princeton, MA; her sister, Rebecca Harding and her husband, Robert Harding
of Princeton, MA; her sister, Pamela Green and her husband, Russell Green of Lancaster, MA;
her sister, Patricia Santoro and her husband, John Santoro of Sterling, MA; her “grand-dogs,”
Willie, Ruger, and Moxie; and many nieces and nephews, grand nieces and nephews, and great
grand nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, October 11, 2019 at Small Point Baptist
Church, 1754 Main Road, Phippsburg, ME. A celebration of life will follow at Small Point Baptist
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Plant Memorial Home at 1 Washington Street, Bath, ME 04530.
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