Mr Eric Joseph Roberts

Eric Roberts, for obit 18-04-12
Eric Roberts, for obit 18-04-12

ERIC Joseph Roberts, of Sibsey, has died following an illness.

He was 87.

A married man, he is survived by wife Joyce, daughters Freda and Sylvia, son Pete, sister Joyce, grandchildren Richard, Daniel, Kimberley, Carl, Shelley, Natalie and Craig and great-grandchildren.

During his working life Mr Roberts served in the army in Cyprus and worked for Simon’s Builders up until retirement in 1988.

He was a member of a camping and caravanning club and was a steward for South Lincs D.A.

Mr Roberts’ funeral took place at Sibsey Church and was followed by burial. The service was officiated by the Rev Rosemary Taylor.

Chief family mourners were: Joyce Roberts (wife), Freda and Terry Jennings and Sylvia and Pete Fox (daughters and sons-in-law), Pete and Tracey Roberts (son and daughter-in-law), Richard, Daniel, Shelley, Natalie, Craig, Kimberley and Carl (grandchildren), Joyce and Jim White (sister and brother-in-law), great-grandchildren, nephews and nieces.

Arrangements by F.E. Addlesee and Son.