Traverse City Record-Eagle

August 23, 2013

Paul A. Roberts, Jr.

Traverse City Record-Eagle

---- — TRAVERSE CITY — Paul A. Roberts, 87, of Traverse City, formerly of Chicago, went to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday evening, Aug. 6, 2013, at Munson Medical Center, following a brief illness.

Paul was a longtime member of Traverse Bay United Methodist Church.

He was a proud veteran of the United States Navy during World War II.

He is survived by his loving family; daughter, Sarah Schaub, of Kewadin; son, Mark (Sandi) Roberts, of Ocala, Fla.; five grandchildren, Joshua, Jordan, Brittany, Brandon and Ashley; four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Betty and Marjorie, and many other loving family members and dear friends.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Sue.

Funeral services will take place at 11 a.m. on Aug. 26, 2013, at the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Rev. Jane Lippert will officiate.

Full military honors will follow under the auspice of the VFW Cherryland Post #2780.

In remembrance of Paul, memorial contribution may be directed to the family.

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Arrangements were made with the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services.