Mr. Roberts, of Keizer, died Tuesday, October 9, 2012 in Portland. He was 56.

Born February 10, 1956 in Saudi Arabia, he was raised there and in Walnut Creek, Calif. He worked as a truck driver. He enjoyed animals, fishing, shooting guns, camping, airplanes, old Westerns and watching NASCAR with his son.

Mr. Roberts was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert Bentley Roberts and June Agnes Paulson Roberts. Survivors include: his son, Jason Roberts; daughter-in-law, Jamie Roberts; stepson, Sam (wife Luba) Hernandez, all of Keizer; stepson, Marc (Sheila) Hernandez of Salem; and nine grandchildren.

Regarding Celebration of Life services, contact Jason Roberts at 503-302-5965.

Arrangements by Crown Memorial of Salem.