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Kenneth Leon Roberts

July 19, 1933 - May 25, 2021
Grand Rapids, MI



Tuesday, June 1, 2021
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM EDT
Heritage Life Story Funeral Homes
Alt & Shawmut Hills Chapel
2120 Lake Michigan Dr., N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 453-8263
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Graveside Service

Tuesday, June 1, 2021
2:30 PM EDT
Rosedale Memorial Park
50 Lake Michigan Drive
Grand Rapids, MI 49544


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8 Valley Ave.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
(616) 459-3409
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Life Story / Obituary


ROBERTS, Kenneth Leon

Grand Rapids, MI

Age 87, passed away May 25, 2021 at his home under hospice care. Ken was born July 19, 1933 in St. Petersburg, FL to the late Thomas and Ethel (Maddux) Roberts. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Helenann; granddaughter, Amber; siblings, Lois and Floyd; and special step-mom, Beulah Stokes. Ken was a proud veteran of the U.S. Navy and enjoyed studying genealogy. He was a mechanic by trade and really enjoyed his years driving school bus. Ken is survived by his children, Autumn Roberts, Angelic Dudley, William Roberts; 6 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. A graveside service will be held with military honors on Tuesday June 1, 2021at 2:30 PM at Rosedale Memorial Park. Friends may visit with family on Tuesday from 12-2 PM at Heritage Life Story Funeral Home, 2120 Lake Michigan Drive NW.