2012-11-08 / Obituaries

James Roberts

Nov. 5, 2012

James (Jim) N. Roberts, 70, of 2462 Bowling Alley Rd., Wyalusing, PA passed away Monday evening Nov. 5, 2012 at the Memorial Hospital in Towanda, PA.

Born on Sept. 2, 1942 in Hackensack, NJ, he was the son of the late James E. and Evelyn Roberts.

His family later moved to Queens, NY where he met his wife, Carolyn, whom he married on June 28, 1964. In 1973, Jim and Carolyn moved to Wyalusing where he enjoyed living in the country and raising his family. He built a veal barn in 1980 and raised veal until 2009.

Survivors include his wife Carolyn M. Kloss Roberts; his two sons, Eric J. Roberts of Wilmington, DE and Travis N. Roberts of Los Angeles, CA, and his daughter Jessica L. Susanj and her husband, Emil of Wyalusing. He is also survived by his granddaughters, Julianna N. Susanj, Emily M. Susanj, and Gabriella J. Susanj, all of Wyalusing.

It was Jim’s wishes to not have any services. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make donations may do so in Jim’s name to the Area Agency on Aging, 220 Main St. #2, Towanda, PA 18848 or Nursing Department of Memorial Hospital, c/o Lynn Dibble, 91 Hospital Drive, Towanda, PA 18848.

Arrangements were made through Sheldon Funeral Homes, Main St., Laceyville.

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