Roger Roberts

Roger Roberts, 57, Sarasota, Fla., formerly of Portage, died Monday.

He was born in Johnstown, son of the late Vernon and Arlene (Russler) Roberts. Surviving are four children: Tracie and Justin, both of Sarasota, Fla., Amanda of Portage and Trevor in Colorado; two grandchildren; and a brother, James of Portage. He was preceded in death by a brother, Gordon. At Roger’s request, there will be no public viewing. Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Lloyd Cemetery in Ebensburg. Arrangements are by Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, Portage.