Delta resident Lawrence "Larry" Roberts died March 22, 2013, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Grand Junction. He was 69.
At his request, no services will be held.
Lawrence Earl Roberts was born in Rawlins, Wyo., May 25, 1943, to John and Velda (Corners) Roberts. He spent his childhood and attended schools in Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico.
On Dec. 17, 1971, he married Zelphia Wagner in Casper, Wyo. They celebrated 41 years of marriage. Mrs. Roberts survives.
Mr. Roberts was a retired welder. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, spending time outdoors and socializing at the Delta Senior Center.
He is survived by his wife, Zelphia Roberts of Delta; three stepsons, Daniel Wray and wife Janet of Fruita, Michael Wray and wife Caroline of Belize, and Timothy Wray of Grand Junction; a stepdaughter, Kathleen Cimms and husband Richard of Aurora; a brother, Frank Roberts of California; and two sisters, Mary Devine and husband Steve of Maryland, and Gaye White and husband Kevin of California.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Delta Senior Center, 247 Meeker Street, Delta, CO 81416.
Arrangements were handled by Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory.blog comments powered by Disqus