Body of medically fragile Portland woman found

Debra Lynn Roberts was 60

Debra Lynn Roberts in an undated courtesy photo provided by her family, Dec. 11, 2016
Debra Lynn Roberts in an undated courtesy photo provided by her family, Dec. 11, 2016

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The body of a partially blind woman with other medical needs who had not been seen a week was found Tuesday in the Willamette River.

Debra Lynn Roberts used oxygen daily and may have had early dementia, her family told KOIN 6 News. The medical examiner ruled her death was from drowning. Ms. Roberts was 60.