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Richard Francis Roberg

June 9, 1927 - August 11, 2014


Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Richard Francis RobergDick was born and raised in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin to Helen Huber Roberg and Oscar Edward Roberg. Dick attended Notre Dame Academy in Chippewa Falls and later graduated from Lincoln High School in Portland, Oregon.

Dick served in the U.S. Navy and was stationed on Treasure Island and later attended the University of Portland.

Dick subsequently met the love of his life Thelma June Miller from Redondo Beach California, whom he was married to for 54 years until her death in 2005. Dick worked at Blitz Weinhard brewery in the 50’s and later went on to have a very longstanding and successful career in the tire industry.

Dick was the ultimate family man and was loved and admired by all who knew him. In 2006, Dick moved to King City where met many special friends including Sigrid Chambers whom he later married.

Dick is survived by his wife Sigrid; his eight children, Molly (Rod), Chris (Kathy), Peggy, Mike (Janet) Thom, Peter (Dana), Paul, Megan (Mark), step daughter Tamara Norton (Tom); and grandchildren Rod, Celeste, Chelsea Rossi (Gregg) Katrina Robison (Travis), Christopher (Karissa) MacKenzie, Erika, Nick, Luke, Siobhan (Ryan), Crystal (Sean), Kristopher; and great- grandchildren, Daylan, Carter, Emerson, Jaest, Hunter; several Nephews and Nieces.

Dick is preceded in death by his sister Beverly Roberg-Smith, Mother Helen Huber-Roberg, Father Oscar E. Roberg, wife Thelma Miller-Roberg and step son Jeff Chambers.