In Memory Of
12/04/1921 - 04/08/2012
Homer W. Robertson, 90, of Bloomington passed away Sunday, April 8, 2012 at the Richland Bean Blossom Health Care Center.
Born December 4, 1921 in Brown County, he was the son of Samuel and Mary (Aynes) Robertson.
Homer retired from Westinghouse, he was a WWII veteran of the U.S. Navy and he was a Deacon and a member of the Burgoon Baptist Church.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who enjoyed fishing, gardening, playing his guitar and being with his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife of 72 years, Vivian Irene (Patton) Robertson, two sons, David Robertson (Patty) all of Bloomington, Mike Robertson (Carolyn) of Bloomfield, one daughter, Janet Payne (Sonny) of Lakeland, FL, nine grandchildren, Tresa Tolbert, Debbie Robertson, Cindy Cain, Steve Robertson, Samuel Robertson, Rebecca Lanier, Tim Payne, Jody Payne and Melissa Evans, nine great grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.
Homer was preceded in death by his parents, a grandson, Doug Payne, nine brothers, Lloyd, Ed, Walter, Bob, Bill, Everett, Chester, Lester, Millford and one sister, Annabelle Sample.
Services will be 10:30am Friday, April 13, 2012 at The Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third St. in Bloomington. Harold Godsey and Huey Blondel will officiate.
Visitation will be 3-8pm Thursday at The Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Knightridge Cemetery where the Monroe County Veteran’s Honor Guard will perform military rites.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Burgoon Baptist Church, 8598 E. Burgoon Church Rd. Bloomington, IN 47401.