In memory of
Cecil Roberts Sr. went to be with the Lord on May 8th, 2019 at the age of 83. Cecil was born to Arthur and Dorcas Roberts on October 21, 1935, in Barbados. He worked as a steamfitter at Local 638 in New York for almost 30 years. He loved taking annual trips to the Caribbean, physical fitness, gardening, cooking, and home renovation projects. He resided in Queens for 40 years with his wife and children. Cecil is survived by his brother Arthur Roberts Jr, sister Philomena Roberts Boyce, wife Cynthia Roberts, six children Collin, Earl, Cecil Jr., Alicia, Renie, and Thomas, six grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 127-17 135th Avenue, South Ozone Park at 10 am. Burial will follow at St. John's Cemetery, Middle Village, Queens.Repast to be held at Frankie's Lounge, 2606 Tilden Ave, Brooklyn, NY from 4-8pm.
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