Clarence Sylvester Roberts was born on December 31, 1931 to Nora Bridget and John T Roberts of Badger, NL. He passed peacefully away after a brief illness on September 5, 2021 in Grand Falls-Windsor at the age of 89 years. He is predeceased by his parents; his wife, Loeonse Roberts (Noftall); sisters, Margaret Burke and Rita Wilson; son-in-law, Robert "Bob" Tilley; and grandson, Steven Roberts. He leaves to mourn his daughters, Margaret Ann Roberts, Bridget (Clarence) Young, and Ann Marie Tilley; sons, Clarence Jr.(Debbie); Patrick (Marie), Edward (Carol-Ann), Martin (Betty), Gary (Lisa), and Terry (Carla). Also left to mourn 17 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren; brothers, Tom (Verley), Joe (Ivy), John Jr., Don (Jean), and Jim (Michelle); and sisters, Genevieve (Ray) White and Marion Roberts. Father Tom Duffenais will conduct the funeral mass from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Badger on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 11am. Interment to follow at the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Badger. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Badger from 2-4 and 7-9, following all current COVID-19 restrictions.
Pallbearers are sons: Martin Roberts, Terry Roberts; grandsons: Jonathan Roberts, Jordan Roberts, Ian Noseworthy, Brandon Tilley. Honorary pallbearers are brothers: Joe Robert and Jim Roberts.
Donations can be made in Clarence's memory to the Sacred Heart RC Cemetery Fund.