Robert Lee " Bob" Robertson, age 77, of Solsberry, passed away at his home on Saturday, January 19, 2019.
He was born in Bloomington on May 24,1941. The son of Robert T. and Alberta (Elliott) Robertson Fox.
He is survived by his, wife, Hazel (Cain) Robertson; two sons, Mike Robertson and Robert B. " Bobby" (Heather) Robertson; two daughters, Sharon “Sherry” Robertson and Tracy Barber (Gene); step-children, Rick Turpin (Sammy), Ernie Turpin (Krista), Kim Reciever (Allen), Cherie Shepherd (Chuck), Starr Lucas (Eddie); thirty or more grandchildren and step grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and sister, Jackie McGinn (Mike).
Robert was married to his high school sweet heart, but they had a break up in the 50's and got back together again 50 years later and have been married for 14 years come July. Bob worked at Floor Covering Union Local 364.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife Lorene Nicholson; twin son and daughter at birth; brother, Gilbert Robertson; sister, Loretta Woolard; one grandson, Robert L. Robertson, and one step-son, Kevin Robertson.
Funeral services will be held Friday, January 25, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville with burial following at Valhalla Memory Gardens. Visitation is Thursday 4:00 -8:00 p.m. and 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.