Relatives pays tribute

February 24th, 2009

Uncle Pays Tribute Fran Richard, the uncle of Jonathan Roberge has created a permanent tribute to Jonathan on his left arm. Below is a photo of the tattoo that Fran had done. Nice Job Fran….He would be proud! Cousin Pays Tribute Liv Richard has also established a tattoo in honor of Jonathan. See below for […]

Hundreds say goodbye to fallen soldier (Greg Wayland, NECN) – Hundreds gathered in Leominster, Massachusetts to celebrate the life of a local hero killed in Iraq. Funeral services were held today for 22-year-old Army Private First Class Jonathan Roberge. School children lined the streets waving flags as the hearse carrying the casket made its way […]

By Megan Woolhouse Globe Staff / February 20, 2009 LEOMINSTER – A lifelong part of this community, Private Jonathan Roberge was eulogized yesterday in the church where he was baptized. More than 1,200 people filled the pews at St. Cecilia Roman Catholic Church for the funeral of the 22-year-old hometown boy, who left his family […]

Family is very Proud of Jonathan

February 19th, 2009

Josh Brogadir, from NECN sat with the family on Feb 15th.

PFC Roberge is laid to rest today

February 19th, 2009

Thousands of salute Army Pfc. Jonathan Roberge as his body returns to Leominster By Marisa Donelan Sentinel and Enterprise LEOMINSTER — Brian McCarty of Gardner stood in front of Leominster City Hall on Tuesday morning, holding a large American flag high in honor of a hero. He joined thousands of people who lined the streets […]

Leominster, Ma pays tribute.

February 18th, 2009

(Kenneth Craig, NECN: Leominster, MA) – Many are paying tribute to a fallen soldier in Leominster tonight. A wake was held for Army Private First Class Jonathan Roberge at City Hall.
Roberge, was one of four American soldiers killed last Monday in a car bomb attack.
Roberge leaves behind his parents, two younger sisters and a younger brother.
A funeral Mass, followed by burial at St. Cecilia’s Church will be held on Thursday.

Reporter Kenneth Craig has more.

Photos From the Vigil

February 18th, 2009

Please visit the photo gallery, located on the gallery link to the right. Ed Collier of the Telegram and Gazette has kindly shared his most amazing photos with us for you to see.

Jonathan Roberge Arrives Home

February 17th, 2009

Jonathan Roberge Arrives Home in Leominster

NECN Coverage of the Vigil

February 17th, 2009