George E. Roberts, a past president of the Western New York Volunteer Firemen's Association and Union Hose Company in Dansville, died unexpectedly Tuesday in his Dansville home.
He also was former chief of the Dansville Fire Department and past president of the Livingston County Fire Advisory Board. He was a 46-year member of Union Hose.
His wife of 48 years, the former Marjorie Everman, who was originally from Buffalo, died in 2000.
Survivors include a daughter, Noreen Clark of Mountain Top, Pa.; two sons, David of Dansville and James of Hope, N.J.; a brother, Robert of Dansville; and four grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Dansville. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Dansville.