In the early morning of June 20, 2018 Sam Roberts joined our Father in his heavenly home. Left with cherished memories, his wife Joan; children: Sam (Cynthia) Roberts, Gail (David) Read and Darrell (Michele) Roberts; grandchildren: Bethany Roberts, Sam Roberts, Alexander Read, Hayley Read, Amanda Read, Darrell Roberts, Sarah Roberts, William Read and Caleb Roberts; brothers and sisters: Steve Roberts, Bert (Maude) Roberts, Joan Crane, Joyce (Ron) Churchill, Wilson (Tony) Roberts and Sue (Ross) Peddle; sisters-in-law: Emily, Mary and Emmie Roberts as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, friends and extended family members.
Sam was born in Spaniards Bay on March 11, 1937 to Samuel and Marion Roberts. Sam and Joan moved to St. John’s on their wedding night, August 6, 1960 and went on to build a successful business and loving family. Sam was an active member of Masonic Lodge St. Andrews, Mazol Shriners, and a dedicated parishioner at St. Thomas’ Anglican Church. He is predeceased by his parents; sister: Elizabeth; and brothers: John, George and Clayton. Special thanks to the wonderful nurses and doctors in HSC 5 South B Neurosurgery. Family and friends will be received at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road on Thursday, June 21 from 7 – 9 pm and Friday, June 22 from 10 am – 12 pm and 2:30 – 9 pm. Funeral service will be held at St. Thomas’ Anglican Church on Saturday, June 23 at 11 am.
Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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