Paul E. Roberts died Thursday, Feb. 22, 2007.

Roberts was born in Salem, Mass., on April 27, 1945, the son of Donald and Dorothy Poitras Roberts.

Roberts served in the U. S. Army for 20 years serving in Ethiopia and at Ft. Sam Houston. He was a master sergeant.

A resident of Boerne, Texas, for more than 20 years, he retired from the U.S. Postal Service in 2005 after more than 20 years of service.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and wife, Brenda.

Survivors include one son, Michael Louis Roberts; one brother, Donald Roberts, Jr., and four grandchildren, Shane Paul Roberts, Courtney Lynn Roberts, Tristan Adamson and Kaitlyn Adamson;

Graveside services will be held on Thursday, March 1 at 1 p.m. at the Pence Cemetery in Baxter Springs, Kan., with Pastor Ellen Herren officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to Vitas Hospice, 5430 Fredericksburg Rd., San Antonio, TX 78229. Arrangements are under the direction of Vaughan's Funeral Home of Boerne.