CARL ROBERTS, 72, DIED; RITES FRIDAY
Funeral services for Carl Roberts, 72, were held
at 2 p.m. Friday at Norberg Memorial Home with the Rev. E.T. Beaver
officiating. Burial was in Elm Lawn Memorial Park, Sioux City, Iowa.
Mr. Roberts, formerly of this area, died in
Manteno. He was born Aug. 21, 1883, in Bureau county, the son of Chris and
Marguerita Casterson Roberts. He farmed most of his lifetime, and at one
time he was Bureau county champion corn husker.
Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Rose Spies,
Bureau, and Mrs. Dora Wyatt, Taos, N.M., two brothers, Harry Roberts,
Lewistown, Montana and John Roberts, Wyanet. Also surviving are cousins,
nephews, and nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents, four
sisters, two brothers, Chris and Andrew Roberts, and a half brother, Fred
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