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James Russell “Jim” Robertson

Des Moines County, Iowa, USA
Death 16 Apr 1985 (aged 75)
Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA
Burial Des Moines County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 175488230 · View Source
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Morning Sun - James R. Robertson, 75, died Tuesday, April 16, at Burlington Medical Center.

He was born to John P. and Lena Baird Robertson on July 15, 1909, and rural Mediapolis. He married Vessie Meyers on December 25, 1933 at Wapello.

The couple farmed for many years, until his retirement. He was a member of the Morning Sun Lions Club, the Louisa County Historical Society, the Garden Club and the Sharon Reformed Presbyterian Church.

Surviving: His wife, Morning Sun; a son, Milton, Janesville, California; daughter, Janet Caudle, Lexington, Massachusetts; eight grandchildren; a brother, Clayton Robertson, McAllen, Texas; six sisters, Hilma Gardner, Rock Island, Illinois, Marjorie Brown, Felton, Missouri, Dorothy Swanson, Campbell, California, Marian Smith, San Diego, California, Betty Caparoon, Muscatine, and Barbara Howe, Manteca, California.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Saturday, Sharon Reformed Presbyterian Church, the Rev. Harlan Naylor, Sharon Cemetery. A memorial has been established

The Hawk Eye, Burlington, IA, April 18, 1985




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  • Added: 18 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175488230
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Russell “Jim” Robertson (14 Jul 1909–16 Apr 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175488230, citing Sharon Cemetery, Des Moines County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Dale Schmidt (contributor 49015853) .