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Betty Joan Robertson

July 13, 1932 ~ September 15, 2018 (age 86)

Betty Joan Robertson of Stinesville passed away at Golden Living Center on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at the age of 86.

She was born into the home of Raymond and Dorothy M. (Perkins) Robertson on July 13, 1932 in Monroe County.  Betty was a graduate of Stinesville High School.  In Betty’s younger years she was a professional singer touring the country performing.  She went on to work at The Indiana University Jacob School of Music until her retirement after 33 years.  Betty was a life member of the Indiana Musicians Union.

Betty is survived by a cousin, Mary Shaevitz of Bloomington and nephew, Jared Duckworth of Indianapolis.

She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Imogene Duckworth.

Graveside funeral services will be held at Clear Creek Cemetery on Monday, September 24, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Brother Joe Nelson officiating.  Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville is assisting with Betty’s arrangements.  Condolences may be sent to Betty’s family on her tribute page at www.chandlerfh.com

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to the Monroe County Humane Society.


Donations may be made to:

Monroe County Humane Society
PO BOX 1334, Bloomington IN 47402
Tel: 1-812-333-6242
Web: http://Monroehumane.org

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