ELLSWORTH

Forest R. Roberts Jr., 60, died Sept. 25, 2001, at an Ellsworth hospital. He was born Nov. 14, 1940, in Bar Harbor, the son of Beatrice (Griffin) and Forest R. Roberts Sr.

Forest was a chef at White Birches for 20 years and at one time owned Jordan Variety in Bar Harbor.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 20 years, Sharon (Giles) Roberts; two daughters, Elizabeth Roberts of Ellsworth and Julie Rush of New Hampshire; one brother, Gordon Gilbert of Bar Harbor; one sister, Joan Stinson of Lamoine; two grandchildren, Michael and Andrew Rush; one nephew, Bobby Gilbert of Bar Harbor.

Funeral services will be announced. Friends who wish may make donations in Forestís memory to the Mary Dow Center for Cancer Care, 50 Union St., Ellsworth 04605. Arrangements by Jordan Funeral Home, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth.