Mr. Elijah Roberts of Upper Island Cove, who passed away at the Carbonear General Hospital, Carbonear on Tuesday, July 10, 2012. Mr. Roberts was 85 years old. He leaves to mourn his loving family: Wife: Bessie Roberts; Daughters: Karen (John) Morrissey & Kimberly Roberts; Son: Edward (Myrtle) Roberts; Grandchildren: Cindy Lee Roberts (Curtis), Lindsey Biffen (Michael), Stephanie Morrissey (Todd), Crystal Lee Roberts (Stephen) & Joey Roberts (Jillian); Great Grandchildren: Noah Biffen, Cole Roberts & Nathan Biffen; Sister-in-law: Deanie Roberts, Marion Coombs, Jennie Bishop, Louise Bishop, Leona (Howard) Lynch, Florence (Jim) Ford, Gladys Osbourne. & A large number of nieces, nephews, family & friends. Predeceased By: Parents: Jack & Helen Ann Roberts; Brothers: Nathan, Joe & George Roberts; Sister: Pheobe Coombs.
The funeral service will take place at St. Peter\'s Anglican Church and Cemetery, Upper Island Cove, on Friday, July 13, 2012, 2 P.M.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE, on Thursday: 10:30 A.M. - 12 noon, 2-5P.M. & 7- 9:30 P.M., Friday 10:30 A.M. - 1:15P.M.