John William Robertson

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John William Robertson

September 01, 1938 - October 07, 2018

John William Robertson, 80, of Terre Haute, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, at 5:38 a.m. at Signature Healthcare. He was born in Rockville, on Sept. 1, 1938, to Henry L. Robertson, Sr. and Flossie Crystal Stableton Robertson.
John is survived by his wife Karen Joan Yoho Robertson, whom he married Sept. 14, 1957. Also surviving is a son, John W. Robertson II; and a sister, Mary F. Louden. Other family members surviving include Sharon and Robert Craft, and Alice Robertson; as well as several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his mother-in-law and father-in-law; a daughter, Roxanna "Roxie" Robertsonwho passed away Sept. 18, 2018; as well as four brothers and four sisters.
John was a 1957 graduate of Mecca High School, and had previously worked at Mineweld Company, Lovelace Trucking, Preston Trucking 151, and Teamsters Local 135. He was also a licensed auctioneer and surveyor, and was a veteran of the Air National Guard having served from 1950-1963, while serving in active duty 1961-1962.
Funeral services will be held at Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, 220 N. Third St., West Terre Haute, IN on Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at 12 noon, with Pastor Randy Smith officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park. Visitation is scheduled for Friday from 10 a.m. until 12 noon at the funeral home. Online condolences can be left at: www.fitzpatrickfunerals.com
Published on October 9, 2018
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MR. and MRS. Glenn Wrightsman
Oct 10, 2018
A good man, will be missed in our neighborhood, God Bless him and we pray for comfort to the ones left behind!
Judy Buchanan
Oct 09, 2018
So sorry, I will not be able to go his celebration of life. I will miss him , he was a great man . Sending love a prayers to all. Judy Buchanan