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Donald W. Roberts

Donald W. Roberts

Donald W.(Donnie)Roberts of St. Paul, MN, formerly of Prescott, WI; Las Vegas; and Phoenix; passed away on December 4, 2017 from complications of cancer. Donnie was born in Prescott, WI on October 21, 1945 to Claude and Elinor Wolf Roberts. He graduated from Prescott HS and then attended the UW-River Falls and Madison, St Paul College, USDOIU and USDA Graduate School. He proudly served our nation as SGT in the US Army's 1st BN (Mech) 10th Inf from 1965-1967. Donnie was employed with many of the local newspapers. In 1969 he became politically active by being appointed as Pierce County Register of Deeds. Among his other accomplishments, he was Deputy Director of Minnesota's Printing and Mailing Services Division finishing his career in Phoenix. His parents preceded him in death. He is survived by a number of cousins as well as his extended family, John and Shawna Zechmeister, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Final internment will be in the Pine Glenn Cemetery, Prescott in July 2018.