Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home Obituaries

Maurice "Herve" Roberts, 91, on February 23, 2022

NORTH ATTLEBORO – Maurice “Herve”  Roberts, 91, of North Attleboro passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at home surrounded by his family.

He was the loving husband of Elizabeth “Betty” (Croke) Roberts for the past 53 years.

Born August 19, 1930 in Albion, Rhode Island, he was a son of the late Henry Roberts and Laura (Beaucage) Lambert.

Herve grew up in Rhode Island and moved to North Attleboro in 1966.  He worked in construction at Coast to Coast Construction in Rhode Island and Dunlap Contracting and Paragon Contracting both in Attleboro before owning and operating Hemi Enterprises in Attleboro in 1972.

Herve was known for his hard work but also enjoyed boating, fishing and flea markets.  He loved doing yard work in his Bobcat and backhoe machines and enjoyed playing cards with his family and friends.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by ten children:
Robin Roberts-Pratt and husband Eric of North Attleboro
Thomas Roberts of North Attleboro
Paula Berghman of Riverside, RI
Kelly Brousseau of Attleboro
Michael Roberts and wife Josephine of Attleboro
JoAnn Schlick of North Attleboro
Don Roberts of North Smithfield, RI
Keith Caldwell and wife Amanda of Attleboro
Lise Roberts of North Smithfield, RI
and Denis Roberts of New York;

27 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

He was father of the late Bruce Roberts.

A time for visitation will be held on Thursday, March 3 from 5:30p.m. – 7:00 at Sperry & McHoul Funeral Home, 15 Grove Street, North Attleboro.  A service will be held in the funeral home immediately following the visitation at 7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hope Hospice at 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.

To sign an online guestbook for Maurice, please visit www.sperry-mchoul.com.