Richard Roberts

January 1, 2006 - September 6, 2006
Grand Rapids, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Richard (Rick) Roberts, aged 59, of Grand Rapids, died Wednesday, September 6, 2006. The radio and television broadcaster was known to audiences throughout West Michigan. For 13 years, he anchored the news at WOOD TV8 and most recently hosted the morning show at AM-640. Rick was preceded in death by his son, Eric and his parents, Margaret and Richard Roberts, Sr. He is survived by his wife, Marlene; his son, Scott; brothers, John and Paul and their wives, Linda and Raynata; sister, Janet and her husband, Mike and his mother and father in-law, Donald and Mary Ross. Visitation is Friday 7 to 9 PM at Zaagman Memorial Chapel and Saturday 9 to 10 at church. Funeral services are Saturday 10 am at Saint Paul The Apostle Catholic Church. Memorials preferred. Zaagman Memorial Chapel