Jim Justin Robertson died Saturday, March 3, 2012, at the Veterans Community Living Center in Grand Junction. He was 80.
A graveside funeral service will be held Saturday, March 10, at 10 a.m. at Mesa View Cemetery.
Mr. Robertson was born Feb. 3, 1932, in Eckert, to Justin and Loretta (Jones) Robertson.
He served in the U. S. Army from 1950 to 1959.
Mr. Robertson was the Mayor of Delta for two terms, a member of Delta City Council, volunteered on the Delta Fire Department for 22 years and served on the fire board. He owned Eckert Electric. After retiring, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, his grandchildren and computer activities including his family genealogy.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Edra Robertson; four daughters and their husbands, Lori and Jay Alsdorf, Jime and Randy Charlesworth, Terri and Gary Knob, and Toni and Rick Allen; a son and his wife, Jim and Susan Robertson; 16 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law, Laree Stites and Erma Beck.
Mr. Robertson was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Western Colorado, P.O. Box 24, Delta, CO 81416.
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Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.blog comments powered by Disqus