AGE: 85 • Somerset
Willie Roberts, 85, passed away November 15, 2012 at Willow Creek Rehabilitation and Care Center, Somerset. Born in Valdosta, Ga. Resided in Somerset. Formerly from New Brunswick and Jacksonville, Fl. A retired construction worker with Local 156-Labores Local, New Brunswick. Formerly employed at Somerset County Dept. of Parks & Recreation, Somerville. A member of Sharon Baptist Church, New Brunswick and a former usher.
Predeceased by his wife, Alma Roberts, Sept. 24, 2012; a daughter, Willie Dean Roberts; a brother and two sisters. Survived by five children, Mattie Woodson, Willie R. El, Tamma Kidd, Carlos R. El and Darin R. El; 15 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren
Services will be Monday, November 19, 2012 11:00 a.m. at Sharon Baptist Church, 25 Howard St., New Brunswick. Viewing will be held 9 to 11 a.m. Burial at Franklin Memorial Park, North Brunswick. Arrangements are by Anderson Funeral Service, 201 Sandford St., New Brunswick.