Alberta V. Settzo of Pinehurst passed away at home on July 23, 2021.

Born in Hudson, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Olive White Vesperman.

Alberta was a graduate of Beaver High School (PA) and the University of Buffalo, earning a B.S. degree in mathematics.  She was a devoted wife and mother.   In addition, she used her talents as a Girl Scout leader, literacy tutor and volunteer in many community organizations.  In Pinehurst, she was a longtime golfer with the Midland Ladies and enjoyed bowling with a local league.  She was an active member of Christian Science congregations in Corning, NY; Bradford, PA; Raleigh, NC and Pinehurst, NC

In addition to her parents, Alberta was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years Robert John Settzo; a sister Marie Wilson and a brother Carl Vesperman, Jr.

Surviving her are two daughters, Lynne (Frederick) Emerson of Leland, NC and Karen (Gregg) Parker of Maryville, TN as well as three grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.  Memorial contributions may be made to Sandhills/Moore Coalition for Human Care, Inc. at 1500 W. Indiana Avenue, Southern Pines, NC 28387 or Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina Sandhills Branch at 195 Sandy Ave., Southern Pines, NC 28387.

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Services entrusted to Powell Funeral Home.

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