Roy Roberts

Obituary of Roy Roberts

Roy Charles Roberts of Walkerton and formerly of Alliston, passed away at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Walkerton on Tuesday, August 6th, 2019 in his 83rd year.

Beloved husband of Marilyn Roberts (née Melville) of Walkerton.

Remembered by his son Jay and grandchildren, Sarah and Charles.

Missed by daughter-in-law, Debra Roberts, brothers-in-law, Almer Strong and John Melville, sister-in-law Joyce Francom (James) and many nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his parents, Charles and Alice (née Stonebridge) Roberts, brother James Roberts and sister Beth Strong.

Roy was born and raised in Midland and lived in Alliston most of his life.  He was a member of the Seven Star Lodge A.F. & A.M. #285, Alliston and Saugeen Lodge A.F. & A.M. #197, Walkerton.  Ron was also a charter member of the Hanover and Area Probus Club.  After retirement he enjoyed his life in Meneset in Goderich, Walkerton and especially Heartland RV Resort in Florida.

The memorial service to honour Roy’s life will be held at St. Thomas’ Anglican Church (305 Colborne Street South) Walkerton on Saturday, August 17th, 2019 at 11:30 a.m., with visitation from 10:30 a.m., Reverend Rob Hiscox officiating.

Final resting place Lakeview Cemetery, Midland.

Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society (Research) or a charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.