Edward J. Roberts,
Dec. 4, 1937 — Feb. 3, 2017
Edward J. Roberts, 79, of West Bend, passed away Friday, Feb. 3, 2017, at his home, with his family at his side.
Edward was born Dec. 4, 1937, in Michigan, the son of the late Floyd and Cloie (Holsclaw) Roberts. On Nov. 27, 1965, he was united in marriage to Ramona Sierra in Milwaukee.
Edward was a diehard Green Bay Packers and Milwaukee Brewers fan. He enjoyed camping, bowling, trivia, puzzles of all kinds, but what he loved the most was his family. Edward was proud to be a USAF veteran.
Those Edward leaves behind to cherish his memory include his wife of 51 years, Ramona; two children, Sandy (Randy) Schulz of Theresa and Donovan Roberts of Addison; three grandchildren, Casey (Travis) Luy, Kayla Roberts and Carson Schulz; two great-grandchildren, Alice and Wyatt Luy; a brother, Michael (Linda) Roberts; five sisters, Patricia Brey, Mary Maki, Linda (Loren) Davey, Carolyn Noble and Rebecca (Ronald) Hess; and other relatives and friends.
In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by a son, Gustave Roberts; two brothers, Floyd Roberts Jr. and James Roberts; a sister, Eleanor (Kenneth) Hixon; and three brothers-in-law, Joseph Brey, Robert Maki and Michael Noble.
A Memorial Mass for Edward will be held at noon Saturday, Feb. 11, at St. Mary’s Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (1610 Monroe St., West Bend) with the Rev. Justin Lopina officiating.
The Myrhum Patten Miller and Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Edward’s arrangements. Additional information and guestbook may be found atwww.myrhum-patten.com.