|William Lee Roberts, Sr.
September 10, 1959 — June 25, 2020
William L. Roberts, 60, of Culver, IN died on Thurs., June 25, 2020 at his residence in Culver.
William was born on September 10, 1959 in Gary, Indiana to Claudia (Welton) Taylor and RT Roberts. On March 1, 2005
William married Heather Hardy in Winamac, IN. He worked at Rochester Metal Products for 42 years and when not at work,
he kept busy with his endless list of hobbies: mowing, fixing cars, gardening, spending time with his family, Indiana Beach
trips, camping, grilling and perfecting his ribs recipe, fixing just about anything and being proud of his “inventions,” watching
western movies, and scrapping metals or cans. He was awarded multiple times for his perfect attendance at work.
William is survived by his wife: Heather of Culver; sons: Byron (Brandi) Green of Monterey, IN, William Roberts, Jr. of
Culver, IN, RT (Rylie) Roberts of Indianapolis, IN; daughters: Angel Roberts of Plymouth, IN, Denisha (Alex) Brown of
Tucson, AZ, Mickella (Collin) Hardy of Bloomington, IN; 10 grandchildren; brothers: RT (Betty) Roberts, Jr. of Rochester, IN,
Daniel Roberts of Monterey, IN, Anthony (Veronica) Anderson of Logansport, IN, Nathan Roberts of Colorado Springs, CO,
Jonathon Roberts of Evansville, IN, Justin Roberts of Evansville, IN; sisters: Denise (Ivory) Joyner of Evansville, IN,
Claudette (JD) Roberts, Kokomo, IN, Annette (Robert) Rutledge, Michigan City, IN, Beatrice (William) Roberts of Monterey,
IN; and an abundance of nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his sister, Sylvia Cannon-Taylor;
brother, Johnny Anderson;
brother-in-law, JD McClain; and niece, Katrice Jenkins.
Friends may join William’s family in celebrating his life at the Odom Funeral Home, Culver, on Fri. July 3, 2020 from 1:00 -
5:00PM Eastern Time, with a celebration of his life to follow. Memorials may be given to the American Heart Association in