The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

Obituaries

July 10, 2012

Michael L. Roberts

WESTVILLE — Michael L. Roberts, 60, of Westville, went to be with the Lord at 9:53 a.m. Sunday, July 8, 2012, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

He was born Nov. 1, 1951, in Danville, the son of Bill and Hazel Roberts and Carolyn Jo Camp, all of whom predeceased Michael.

He was united in marriage to Susan Allen on May 12, 1979, in Danville. She will miss him dearly.

He also is survived by his sons, Jason Marcinkoski of South Carolina and John (Ashley) Roberts of Naples, Fla.; his daughter, Melissa (Michael) Courtwright of Elkins, W.Va.; his grandchildren, Matthew Roberts, Liam Courtwright, Jackson Courtwright and one on the way; his sister, Vickie (Ron) Price of Danville; his best friend, Kevin Fretty of Danville; his many nieces and nephews; and his loving extended family who surrounded him at his time of death; as well as many friends who will miss him.

Michael worked as a custodian for Westville School District. He loved listening to Blues Music and chatting with his Internet friends. He also loved playing online poker.

A memorial visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, July 11, at Sunset-Urbas Funeral Chapel, Westville.

Please take a moment to share memories through Michael’s Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.

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