THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Steven J. Robertson
Issue Date: January 31, 2013
Visitation was held on Saturday, Jan. 26 at Balsam Street Christian Church in Kingsford, Mi. from 1 p.m. until time of the memorial service at 2 p.m., for Steven J. Robertson, 63.
Rev. Larry Neargarth officiated and Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain, MI. assisted with the arrangements. He passed away on Saturday, Jan. 19 at his home.
Born in Detroit on July, 1 1949, he was the son of V. Virginia (Smiley) Robertson and the late Jack Robertson of Norway. He graduated from Norway High School in 1968 and was a lifelong resident of the area.
He was a United States Army veteran and was employed by the U.S. Postal Service as a truck driver for several years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and spending time with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his mother, Virginia Robertson; a son, Jeromie Robertson of Green Bay; three daughters, Tina (Clarence) Christian of Norway, Wendy Robertson (Jon Knudsen) of Iron Mountain and Crystal (Tony) McCarthy of Niagara; three brothers, David (Kathy), Jonathon (Mary) and Timothy (Jodi); four sisters, Susan (Harvey) Shuler, Jennifer (Larry) Cornell, Laura (Craig) Johnson and Rebecca (Terry) Kleikamp; nine grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Keenan McCarthy; a brother, Greg and a nephew, Michael Kleikamp.