Clyde Augustus Roberts, Jr.
April 15, 1912 – October 19, 2012
Clyde Augustus Roberts, Jr., 100 of Solomons, MD formerly of Williamsburg, VA and Wayne, PA passed away peacefully on October 19, 2012 in Solomons, MD. He was born on April 15, 1912 in South Bend, IN to the late Clyde A. Roberts, Sr. and the late Loretta Lennon Roberts. He was the beloved husband to Jessie K. Roberts whom he married on October 12, 1940 in South Bend, IN and she preceded him in death on October 8, 1970. He then married Margaret Coughlin Roberts on November 4, 1971 in Strafford, PA and she preceded him in death on February 24, 2009. Clyde graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 1934 and joined the Navy where he served his country honorably. He went on to become an Electrical Engineer where he was very successful and was a member of the Knights of Columbus.
Clyde is survived by his daughter, Marybeth Gallot of Naperville, IL; stepchildren, John Coughlin, Margaret Touhey, and Maureen Bell; four grandchildren, six great grandchildren, and ten step grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife’s, sons, Charles Roberts and John Roberts; stepson, Michael Coughlin, and siblings, Elizabeth and Winifred Roberts.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 from 10-11 AM in Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Solomons, MD where A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 AM with Fr. Koziel officiating. Interment will be on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 12 PM in Calvary Cemetery, Conshohocken, PA with Msgr. Hans Brouwers officiating. Arrangements provided by the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., Lusby, MD.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012