Roberton, Donald Kent
Oct. 29, 1941 - Apr. 1, 2013
Donald Kent Roberton, 71, of Sarasota, FL, died on Apr. 1, 2013. Services will be held on Mon., at Toale Brothers Funeral Chapel 40 N. Orange Avenue, Sarasota, FL, 34236. Burial to follow at 2:30 PM at Sarasota National Cemetery, 9810 State Highway 72, Sarasota, FL, 34241. Funeral arrangements by: Toale Brothers Funeral Home.
Recognizing that, today the 82nd Airborne Ranger Division lost a legend. Acknowledging that Donald Kent Roberton was a giant of a man, even intimidating at times but, the kindest, most gentle giant who walked this great earth of ours. Never shall we forget that Don lived a wonderful life, championing companies to global status and raising a wonderful & loving family. Gallantly he raised a family of four, Dawn Roberton Bishop, James Roberton, Monica Roberton Schoettle, and Angela Roberton. Energetically we will celebrate his life, his accomplishments and his love. Readily we will prepare for the days ahead. Don is survived by his wife Guadalupe "Pete", his children Dawn, James, Monica, & Angela and his twelve grand children: Jacob, Reid, Jennifer, Dakota, Emily, Jessica, Donald Alexander, Seth Donald, James Kent, Trinity, Keegan and Rylan. Lead the way Don, lead the way.
In lieu of flowers please make donations in his name to the
Toale Brothers - Colonial Chapel
40 N. Orange ave
Sarasota, FL 34236
Published in Herald Tribune from Apr. 4 to Apr. 5, 2013