Ernest E. Roberts, 80, of Bechtelsville, husband of Doris D. (Zellers) Roberts, passed away on Tuesday, June 21, 2011.
Born in Slatington, Lehigh Co., he was the son of the late Steward and Edna (Schaeffer) Roberts.
Ernest was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Bechtelsville. He served in the Army as a paratrooper and was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt and fish. Ernest worked for the Bechtelsville Post Office as the Post Master retiring in 1990. He was a former member of the Bechtelsville Fire Co and served on the Boyertown School Board for 2 years.
Surviving with his wife of 60 years is his daughter Kim Roberts of Boyertown. Along with his parents he is predeceased by his brother Karl and sister Marian Pallo.
A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, June 29 at 11:00AM at Bechtelsville Union Cemetery, Bechtelsville with Rev. Eugene Zaiser officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Ernest’s name to National Alzheimer's Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Fl. 17, Chicago, IL 60601