David Wilson Roberts
Mr. David Wilson Roberts, age 66, of Creola, AL, and formerly of New Castle, DE, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2013.
David was born in Elkton, MD on January 8, 1947 and was the son of the late John Roberts and Jane Ann Fox Banks. He worked as a professional truck driver, logging many miles throughout his career. An exceptionally talented musician, David played guitar and sang vocals with the New Castle-based band, the Adapters.
He is survived by his children, Leica Roberts, Julie Wilmot and husband, Timothy, Scott Roberts and wife, Heidi, Amanda Sanchez and husband, Juan, Patricia Roberts, and Justin Roberts; stepfather, John Banks; brothers, John Roberts and Michael Roberts; sister, Karen Banks Koppel; 10 grandchildren; 1 great granddaughter, and 1 great grandchild whose arrival is expected soon.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Friday, May 10, 2013 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where family and friends may call from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle.