Bob J. Roberts was born on April 29, 1930 in Texas to Charles and Lizzie Roberts. He entered into eternal life on February 12, 2014 at the age of 83 years. He was a lifelong resident of Hanford. He had great work ethics he worked as a house mover for over 30 years. During his young years he served in the U.S. Army.
Bob married the love of his life Frances Roberts and they were married until her passing in 2001. Bob loved life; he was kind, gentle he would help people in any way he could whether it was financial or simply giving them a ride. He had an insatiable thirst for knowledge, he was an avid reader he read his bible every night. He was just a lovely man never spoke bad about anyone.
Bob is survived by his children; Sheila Medeiros and Jerry Martinez, his brother-in laws; Rudy Parra and Mario Lopez, his eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. His siblings; Charles Rayborn Roberts, Norma Jean Copeland, Ruth Ann Souza, Ricky Roberts, Jerry Roberts, Jimmy Roberts and Richard Roberts.
There will be a visitation on Sunday, February 23, 2014 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Whitehurst-McNamara Funeral Home. There will be a military graveside service on Monday, February 24, 2014 11:00 a.m. at Hanford cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of Whitehurst-McNamara Funeral Service.
Published in The Hanford Sentinel on Feb. 19, 2014