Harry Duane "Pete" Roberts, age 80 of Clairton, passed away on Sunday, November 26, 2017 in Jefferson Hospital. Born October 11, 1937 in Clairton, he was a son of the late Harry Lee and Elva Mae (Barnes) Roberts.
A 1955 graduate of Clairton High School, Harry was the owner and proprietor of the Roberts Bros. Garage in West Mifflin, a member of the Clairton Anglers Club, and an avid hunter, fisherman, and gearhead. He joins his wife, the late Margaret Ann (Slavick) Roberts, who passed away November 16, 2009. Harry is survived by his children Lynn (Donald) Reitz of Plano, TX, Diane (Terry) Parsons of Clairton, Ronald Roberts of Butler, Scott (Catherine) Roberts and Kimberle Roberts, both of Clairton, Craig Roberts of Jefferson Hills, and Dirk (Bethany) Roberts of West Mifflin; his eighteen grandchildren; his several great-grandchildren; his siblings Jeanne (Kevin) Laughlin and Robbie (Debbie) Roberts, both of West Mifflin; and also nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the A.J. Bekavac Funeral Home, 555 5th. St., Clairton, PA 15025 (412-233-5700) on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 12 to 4 PM and 6 to 9 PM. A Prayer Service will be held on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 10 AM in the funeral home with procession and burial to follow in Jefferson Memorial Park, Pleasant Hills. www.bekavacfuneralhome.com
Originally published November 26, 2017.