Rick E Roberts, age 57 of Seguin, passed away on January 29, 2018 after an inspiring and courageous fight against lymphoma.
Rick was born on February 6, 1960 in Farmington, New Mexico to Austin Evans and Lois (House) Roberts. After being raised in Farmington, he proudly completed his undergraduate and graduate degrees at New Mexico State University. His professional life began in Hobbs, New Mexico working in oil and gas; Rick then moved back to Farmington to embark upon a new career as a stockbroker. After going back to graduate school, he began his vocation serving as administrators for New Mexico State University, Trinity University, and Texas Lutheran University. He is preceded in death by his father, father-in-law, Ellis, and mother-in-law, Shirley Scott. Survivors include the love of his life and devoted wife of 38 years, Dacia Scott Roberts; his beloved children, Elizabeth Roberts and Amanda Bauercamper of Iowa, and Ellis Roberts and Arthur Pike of San Antonio; his mother and inspiration, Lois Roberts; his siblings, Marsha Daly, Rob and Carole Roberts, and Randy and Joan Roberts; sister-in-law, Donette Wagner; brother-in-law, Steven Ellis Scott; nieces and nephews, Sarah Daly (Lewis Grace), Seth Roberts (Caitlin), Leah Roberts, Scott Roberts (Jennifer), Chad Wagner (Julie) and Chris Roberts; godchildren, Kellyn Tuttle and Sam Stephenson; other numerous family members and close friends, including his TLU and Trinity families. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 4 p.m. at the Chapel of the Abiding Presence on the campus of Texas Lutheran University with Rev. Milton Lewis and Rev. Kara Stewart officiating. A reception will follow at the Fritz House on campus. Private interment will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to establish the Roberts Scholarship Fund, c/o Texas Lutheran University, 1000 W. Court Street, Seguin, Texas, 78155-9989 or online at www.tlu.edu/giving
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. Arrangements are under the direction of Tres Hewell Mortuary, Seguin, Texas, 830-549-5912.