Happy 80th

Ronald Roberts, of Eastridge, celebrated his 80th birthday on Tuesday September 28. Mr Roberts, who said he worked for the municipality for 17 years, enjoyed the day with his family and friends and cake. “I love reading in my spare time and I love playing cards with my grandchildren,” he said. He also plays the harmonica and guitar. Karen Roberts-Kennedy described her father as a “kind and gentle soul”. Mr Roberts and his wife, Beaty, will celebrate their 49th wedding anniversary on Tuesday October 26. Mr Roberts has 11 grandchildren and four great grandchildren.