Robert "Bob" W. Roberts, age 68, formerly of Lake Crystal, died December 29, 2016 at his home in Lake Havasu City, AZ.
Interment will be on Saturday, May 20 at 1:00 pm in Cambria Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm at the First Presbyterian Church in Lake Crystal with visitation one hour prior to the service.
Bob was born on December 30, 1947 to Orval and Loraine (Evenson) Roberts in Cambria. After graduating from Lake Crystal High School in 1965, Bob served in the U.S. Army where he was a combat veteran in Vietnam, earning two Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart. He was married to Jeri Evans until her death in 1993.
Bob was a sheriff's deputy and sergeant for Los Angeles County, CA for 23 years. After marrying Vickie Hughes in 1995, they returned to Lake Crystal where he was a real estate appraiser, county commissioner, and leasing agent before moving to Lake Havasu City in 2006.
Bob is survived by his wife Vickie of Lake Havasu City, stepson Jeff (Shelley) Badstubner, two grandchildren, Grant and Paige; sister Darlene Roberts of Lake Crystal; many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Jeri; brothers Donald, Jim, Dave, Glenn and John; and brother-in-law Bill Masters.
Published on May 17, 2017