Jesse Lawrence Roberts passed away in his home on August 14, 2017 at the age of 27, He was born in Riverside on December 25, 1989. Heaven has another angel.

He is survived by his son Jesse James Roberts, mother Donna Roberts, stepfather Michael Adams, brother Danny (Violet) Corrales, sister Nicole Adams, Niece Ariel Corrales, grandparents Al and Loreen Roberts, uncles Michael (Susanne) and Allan Roberts, cousins Cory Roberts, Anthony, Great Grandmother Memere Lucille Beckhaus, and a long list of other family members and friends. 

Jesse was a kind, gentle, loving person and had a heart of gold. Jesse was very protective of his family. He loved to skateboard. He had a passion for drawing and writing rap songs. He loved listening to music and rapping. He spent many hours in the kitchen cooking and experimenting with spices. He was famous for his “spicy popcorn.” The last few months of his life he found an interest in collecting rocks. Gardening, astronomy, unexplained phenomena and science were also interests of Jesse’s. He was very intelligent and also had a great imagination.

Jesse grew up in Eureka he went to Pine Hill School then to Winship Jr. High, followed by Eureka High and finishing up at Zoe Barnum. Thoughout the years he had made many close friendships. He enjoyed his time with his friends. Jesse love to make plates of food to those in need and sneak people in who didn’t have a place to sleep.

For the past year in a half Jesse had been dealing with health issues. He would have his good days and bad days. But he always tried to make the best out of each day. He’s at peace now and he will be in our hearts forever. He was truly loved by all.  

Memorial Service will be held Friday, Aug. 25, at 2 p.m. at Sanders Chapel, 1835 E Street, Eureka.


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