Thomas Eugene Roberts (Tom Roberts) January 13, 1932 – March 8, 2024


Thomas Eugene Roberts

(Tom Roberts)

January 13, 1932 – March 8, 2024

Thomas Eugene Roberts, 92, of Lusk, Wyoming passed away on March 8, 2024, at Monument Hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota surrounded by family.

He was born January 13, 1932, in Worthington, Minnesota to Earl and Lillian Roberts. He was married to Dolores Mary Plehall with whom he raised 5 children and in later life married Arlene Mae Carlson, both who proceeded him in death.

He worked most of his life for Pacific Power and Light Company as a Master Electrician. Eventually retiring in Gillette, Wyoming before moving to Lusk, Wyoming.

He was honorable discharged from the United States Marine Corp where fought for his country in the Korean War.

He is survived by ten brothers and sisters as well as four daughters and sons-in-law and one son and daughter-in-law. Susan (Dave) Calzacorta of Klamath Falls, Oregon, Linda (Lorn) Frye of Lusk, Wyoming, Melodie (Joe) Phillips of Springfield, Oregon, Julie (Mark) Legget of Klamath Falls, Oregon, son and daughter-in-law Chris (Mikki) Roberts of Casper, Wyoming, five grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother.

He will be buried at Black Hills National Cemetery in Sturgis, South Dakota.

Memorial Donations may be made to the Niobrara Senior Center or the Niobrara Community Hospital in Lusk, Wyoming.

Pier Funeral Home in Lusk, Wyoming is in charge of funeral arrangements.