NAME: James R. Roberts
DOB: March 6, 1946
APPOINTED: October 11, 1972
RETIRED: November 24, 1980
PASSED AWAY: September 6, 2017
CALLING: Monday September 11, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 at Feeney-Hornak Shadeland Mortuary, 1307 N. Shadeland Indianapolis, IN.
SERVICE: Tuesday September 12, 2017 at 10:00 Little Flower Catholic Church 1401 N. Bosart Indianapolis IN.
DRIVE BY: Yes Station #20
LAST ASSIGNMENT: James began his career at Station #20 in 1972. He made several stops, 17s, 13s then the 29s. James career was cut short when he was involved in the Train P.I., that resulted in the LOD Death of Lt. Mike Kriech, in September 1979. The injuries James sustained in the accident, rendered him unable to continue his career as a firefighter. James was retired with a Disability Retirement in 1980.