Charles H. Roberts, Sr., 80, husband of Carol D. (Ferguson) Roberts,died Friday evening July 17, 2020 at his home surrounded by loving family after a short illness. Born in Gloucester on January 31, 1940 he was the son of the late Homer E. and Eunice L. (Morris) Roberts.
Mr. Roberts was a veteran of the Vietnam War having served in the Army, he was stationed in Korea. Charles and his wife were married for 57 years. Charles was a fan of NASCAR, he loved dancing and shuffleboard. He was well loved by everybody, he enjoyed making people laugh. He had a heart of gold.
In addition to his wife Carol of Ipswich, Charles is survived by 2 children: daughter Laurie Aiello of Gloucester and son Charles Roberts, Jr. of Barrington, NH, his daughter-in-law Michelle Roberts of Barrington, NH. He is also survived by 6 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, and 2 sisters: Gladys Marr and Nancy Courage, both of Ipswich. Charles was predeceased by his daughter Debbie Lee Crockett formerly of ME and a brother Norman “Grom” Roberts formerly of Gloucester.
A Celebration of his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers please make a donation in his name to: the American Cancer Society of MA 30 Speen Street Suite 250 Framingham, MA 01701. Arrangements were by the Morris Funeral Home of Ipswich. To send a condolence to the Roberts family please go to: MorrisFH.com .
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