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Obituary
Bob Robertson

Bob
Robertson


July 21, 1933
to
April 9, 2018

Funeral 1:00 P.M. Friday, April 13, 2018 at the Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia, IL
Visitation be from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Friday at the funeral home.

Bob Gene Robertson, 84, of Centralia passed Monday, April 9, 2018, at Mt. Vernon Health Care Center in Mt. Vernon. He was born on July 21, 1933, in Mt. Vernon, son of Dowell and Florence (Davis) Robertson. He married Mia Woodward and she preceded him in death in 1978. He married Darlene (O'Dell) Robertson on November 9, 1979, in Irvington, and she survives him.

Bob is survived by his beloved wife Darlene Robertson of CA; devoted children, Gina Goodiel & fiancée Brian Edwards of Centralia, Norveta Wright and husband Steve of Centralia, Rocky Robertson of Albers, and Robby Robertson of Texas; two cherished stepsons, Marty Eisen and Wayne Eisen of California; 9 precious grandchildren, Bobby Justine, Mia, Benett, Baylor, Chadd, Cole, Crue, Robby, Connor, Austen; 6 adoring great-grandchildren; loving brother Bill Robertson and family; and a dear sister, Jean Minor and family

Mr. Robertson was preceded in death by his parents, Dowell and Florence Robertson; sisters, Betty Richardson, JoAnn Langdon, and granddaughter, Marin Robertson Edwards.

Mr. Robertson was retired after 18 years as a Marion County Deputy; and earlier retired from Murray Developmental Center where he worked in the Physical Therapy Dept. He was a member of Centralia Moose Lodge, and IMRF employees union. Mr. Robertson was a Veteran of the Korean War and served two tours of duty in the US Army. Bob enjoyed bowling in earlier years and spending time with his many friends.

Celebration of life services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Friday, April 13, 2018 at the Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia, IL with Pastor Perry Schefelker officiating. Interment will be in the Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia, IL with military rites being recorded by Centralia VFW Post 2055 American Legion Post 446. Visitation will be from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in Bob’s honor to the Trinity Lutheran Centralia’s Tuition Fund and/or Donor’s Choice. Online condolences and memories of Bob may be shared with the family at www.maczfuneralhomes.com and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.