Obituary of Lee Earl Roberts
December 7, 2018
Lee Earl Roberts adventure of life ended Thursday, November 29, 2018 at his home in Nevada City. Lee was 82. A Memorial Gathering for Lee will be held at 1 p.m., on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at the Nevada City Elks Club.
Lee was born in San Luis Obispo, CA on February 24, 1936 to Earl and Alma Roberts. He married his first wife Donna Ahlin in 1956 and enjoyed 22 years of marriage. They had two children Laurie and Dan. They moved to Nevada City in 1976. Donna passed away in 1978. Lee married Sharian "Shari" in 1980 and they spent the next 38 years together.
He was raised in Morro Bay, CA where he started his working career in his father's electrical and plumbing business. Lee went on to work for CALTRANS for 39 years before retiring in 1995.
Lee was an active member of the Nevada City Elks Club and enjoyed spending time with the group, his friends, and his family. He also enjoyed his RV and traveling.
Lee is survived by his wife Shari; brother Kerry (Connie); his children Laurie Restivo, Dan (Vicki) Roberts, Aliece (Casey) Coyes and Lauren (Jim) Fasciano. Gramps will also be missed by his 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers you are asked to make a charitable donation to the charity of your choice to aid the Camp Fire victims.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.
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