John W. Roberts (Retired Air Force), age 87, born in Everett, Massachusetts, and a resident of Albuquerque, New Mexico, passed away on December 07, 2021. Mr. Roberts is survived by his children, Duane Roberts, and companion Kathy Wilson, William Roberts and wife, Laura, and Diane Roberts; siblings, Naomi Larsen, Alfred Roberts; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and extended family members. Mr. Roberts served our country proudly and retired from the United States Air Force. Visitation will be held on Monday, January 3, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at New Heights Church 5300 Iliff Rd. NW with a Funeral Service to follow at 3:00 p.m. A Committal Service with full military honors will be held on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at 9:45 a.m. at the Santa Fe National Cemetery 501 N. Guadalupe St. in Santa Fe. Pallbearers will be William Roberts, Duane Roberts, Nathan Roberts, Eric Roberts, Randolph Vazquez, Mario Pena.