Richard LeRoy Roberts Jr.

Richard LeRoy Roberts Jr, 65, Lawrence, passed away on October 13th, 2021 at LMH Health after a long fight with cancer. He was the husband of Myrl Fewins-Roberts. They shared 26 years of marriage together.

Born in Lawrence, KS, he was the son of Richard Sr and Martha Roberts. Richard was the owner of Midwest Billiards. He was also a long time employee of Schlumberge.

Richard is survived by his wife, Myrl Fewins-Roberts; a daughter Raegan Roberts (Sean Galloway); two granddaughters, Brianna Brown and Scarlett Galloway.

Other survivors include his mother, Martha Roberts and father, Richard Roberts Sr; a sister, Diane Roberts.

There will be a visitation on Wednesday, October 20th at 5 pm at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be Thursday, October 21st at 1 pm at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Visiting Nurses Association.