Alex J. Roberts
1931 - 2021
BORN
August 26, 1931
DIED
January 10, 2021
Alex J. Roberts, age 89, of Orland Park passed away on January 10, 2021. Beloved husband for 66 years of Lenore (nee Jaworski); loving Father of Michael, Leslie (Andrew) McDonough, the late Cynthia and Richard; cherished Grandfather of Ria Roberts, Max Roberts, Ruby Roberts, John (Lauren) McDonough, Moira (Nolan) Anderson, Patrick McDonough, Meghan McDonough; Great Grandfather of Reagan, Maeve, Evelyn, Catherine, and Daniel. Proud graduate of St. Rita High School and DePaul University, a terrific guy and avid fisherman, past president of Marist Hight School Fathers club. Alex was also a proud veteran of the U.S. Army serving his country during the Korean Conflict. Private services will take place at Forsythe Gould Funeral Home, Manhattan, IL. Interment with military honors will take place at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations in Alex's name to Marist High School, 4200 W. 115th St, Chicago, IL 60655 or by visiting www.marist.net . Arrangements entrusted to Forsythe Gould Funeral Home, 507 S. State St., Manhattan, IL 60442, 815-478-3321,

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I am so sorry for your loss. To u and your family. I was glad and happy to help alex out. He will be missed
Diane viola
January 16, 2021
So sorry to hear of your loss. I have a lot of fun memories of each of you from the Oak Lawn days!
Martha McCallum Caskey
January 14, 2021
We will miss our DePaul buddy, and long time friend.
Joe & Vivian Kuk
January 13, 2021
Thinking of you during this difficult time
James
January 13, 2021