Paul Roberts, 83, of Evansville, died at 1:42 a.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Medical Center. He retired in 1975 from Ideal Dairy after 30 years as a milkman. He was a World War II Army veteran and Purple Heart recipient and a member of Garvinwood General Baptist Church and Teamsters Local 215.
Surviving are his wife of 57 years, Nedra (Jones); a sister, Mary Etta Walker of Fruitland Park, Fla.; a niece and nephew who cared for him, Glenn and Karen Jones of Evansville; and other nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Boone Funeral Home - East Chapel, 5330 Washington Ave., the Rev. Johnny Hibbs officiating, with burial in Park Lawn Cemetery.
Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Garvinwood Church.
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