Obituary: Pierre Roberge, 49, of Derby

Pierre Roberge, 49, of Derby, carpenter, died Aug. 14, at Griffin Hospital.

Born in Derby, to Renee Roberge and the late Gilles Roberge of Ansonia.

He lived with his longtime companion of 30 years, Lucy Rut and their children, Nicole and Kyle Roberge, all of Derby.

Besides his mother, companion, and children, survivors include sister, Cathy Roberge-LaRowe (Kenneth LaRowe) of Ansonia, and his companion's mother and brother, Maria Rut of Derby, and Robert Rut (Jessica Krentzman) of Shelton.

Also predeceased by his companion's brother, Wesley Rut.

A memorial service and celebration of the life of Pierre Roberge will be held on Friday, Aug. 25, at 7 p.m., at The Jenkins King & Malerba Funeral Home, 12 Franklin St., Ansonia, with calling hours from 6-7 p.m.