Richard Burton Roberts passed away in his home Sept. 12, 2021, after a brief battle with cholangiocarcinoma, a rare form of cancer. He was buried Sept. 15, 2021, in the Grantsville cemetery. At his request there was no viewing or funeral held.
Dick was born June 16, 1938, in Garland, Utah. He was the son of Claude and Josephine Roberts. He was married to his childhood sweetheart, Margie Barrus Roberts, for 67 years and together they had two children, Richard Glenn and Linda Marlene Carson, and helped raise two great-grandchildren, Carson and Cayden Gleed.
He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Gaye Shields, and grandson Rick Roberts.
He is survived by his wife Margie; son Glenn (Melanie); daughter Linda Carson; grandsons Ryan Roberts and Tyler (Kenzie) Carson; granddaughters Kelley (Scott) Grandy, Marci Gleed, and Leah (Ryan) Miller; and many great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.