Thomas C. Roberts, 78, of Falconer passed away Wednesday (May 17, 2017) in Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing Facility in Jamestown.
He was born September 20, 1938 in Jamestown the son of the late Edward A. and Elizabeth L. Meabon Roberts.
Thomas was a graduate of Falconer High School and the University of Buffalo, where he graduated as a Chef. He owned and operated Kote Reality and owned Roberts Nursery in Kennedy from 1974 to 1985. Thomas enjoyed wood working and landscaping, playing cards at the Long fellows Club, enjoying time at his camp with his grandchildren and family.
He is survived by his wife Donna Scott Roberts of Falconer who he married June 17, 1960 in Falconer; his son: Thomas (Kimberly) Roberts of Falconer; a daughter: Kellie Roberts of Falconer; two grandsons: Scott Roberts and Andrew Ellis both of Falconer; a brother: Melvin (Cathy) of Florida; two step sisters: Carol Nystrom and Dara Anderson; cousins: Arlie Caswell, Mar Ohman, and Sandy Scholeno all of Falconer.
He is preceded in death by his father Edward A. Roberts, mother Elizabeth L. Roberts Leyman, and stepfather, John E. Leyman.
Visitation will not be observed. A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.
In Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Falconer Fire Department, 115 Davis St., Falconer, N.Y. 14733.