|Birth: ||May 3, 1990|
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 2010|
ROBERTS, Joseph Andrew, age 20, of Midlothian, after a long and hard fight with cystic fibrosis, passed away on Monday, September 27, 2010.
Joseph was a 2008 Manchester High School graduate, and went on to attend UVA and VCU, both with honors. Joseph spent the last year of his life inspiring those around him through his unwavering fight for life. Joseph lived life to the fullest, whether on the ice or fighting cystic fibrosis, never taking a moment for granted.
He is survived by his parents, Billy and Donna Roberts; his sister, Amanda Muncy and her husband, Benjamin; grandparents, John and Lola Murray and Patricia Roberts; uncles, Chris Murray and his wife, Angie, Dale Murray, Henry Murray and his wife, Kristie, Berlon Roberts Jr. and his wife, Sherry, and Jackie Roberts; aunts, Consuela Mayfield and her husband, Spencer, and Brenda Aldaba; and numerous cousins. Joseph was preceded in death by his grandfather, Berlon Roberts Sr.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, October 1, at the Chesterfield Chapel of Bennett Funeral Home, 14301 Ashbrook Parkway. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, October 2, at the House of Prayer, 10500 Newbys Bridge Road. Interment Dale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Give the gift of life, be an organ donor.
Published in Richmond Times-Dispatch from September 29 to October 2, 2010
He lived life as if there was no tomorrow. Breathe free.
Dale Memorial Park
Plot: Sec. 10
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