Viola Roberts

Viola Roberts, 84, of South Windsor, CT, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the West Hartford Rehab and Health Center. She was born on December 31, 1933 to the late Connie and Theophilus Brown of Allsides, Trelawny, Jamaica. She leaves behind to cherish her memories: son, Michael Roberts of Saint Mary, Jamaica; daughters, Paulette and husband Dennis Grant of South Windsor, CT, Sharon Roberts of Hartford, CT and Beverley Gaynor of Saint Mary, Jamaica; 27 grandchildren, 47 great-grandchildren and 8 great, great-grandchildren; nephews, Vincent Powell of Hartford, CT, Stenneth Powell of Saint Ann, Jamaica, Randell Powell of Trelawny, Jamaica, Lenard Brown of Maryland and Cecil Brown of Trelawny, Jamaica; nieces, Sharon Powell of Trelawny, Jamaica, Lorna Brown of Trelawny, Jamaica and Angela Brown of Saint Mary, Jamaica; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Beside her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Kenneth; son, Carlton and daughter Stephanie; three sisters and three brothers.
Viola was a long-time resident of Connecticut and a member of Trinity Community Church of God in Hartford, CT.
A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Trinity Community Church of God, 609 Franklin Avenue, Hartford, CT at 11:00AM with a visitation from 10:00AM – 11:00AM. Interment will be in the family plot in Saint Mary, Jamaica. To leave a message of comfort for the Roberts family, please visit