Obituary of Joseph Alfred Roberts Jr.
Joseph Alfred Roberts, Jr (Jody), 70, of Knox, Maine, passed away peacefully on January 4, 2023, at home with his loving family by his side. Jody grew up in Brooks, later moving to Greenville for many years and most recently resided in Knox. He was a member of the Brooks Masonic lodge. He was a lifelong carpenter by trade who took great pride in his work. Hunting and fishing were his hobbies, where he especially enjoyed fly fishing on Moosehead Lake. Jody also took pride in continuing his Dad's legacy, alongside his brothers, Tom and Bill, of putting on the Roberts family chicken BBQ on July 4th in Brooks every year.
Jody is predeceased by his parents, Joseph Roberts, Sr., and Anna Roberts from Brooks. He is survived by his siblings, MaryAnn Meek and Jim, Jane Bowden and Brian, Thomas Roberts and Donna, and William Roberts and Jeri. He is also survived by many special aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Jody had many friends in the Greenville area during his time of living there.
Jody will be remembered as our Big Brother and special friend to many. He held a special place in his heart for his nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
A private family memorial service followed by a public celebration of life and chicken BBQ will be held at a later date. Memories and condolence may be shared on his tribute wall.To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Joseph Roberts Jr., please visit our Tree Store