Leoma Robertson

Loema Robertson, 90, of Browning, died at 3:20 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, 1997, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.

She was born on March 2, 1907, in Fulton County, a daughter of Fred and Elizabeth Hamm Drescher. She married Kenneth Robertson on March 5, 1927, in Virginia, Ill. He preceded her in death on Jan. 20, 1981. Also preceding her in death was one sister, Lena Trone.

Surviving are two sons, Les Robertson of Rushville and Lyle Robertson of New Berlin; two daughters, Joyce Robertson and Judy Smart, both of Browning; five grandchildren, Eric Smart, Mark Robertson, Bryce Robertson, Ellen Cassiday and Kevin Robertson; 11 great-grandchildren, Gerad, Seth, Heather, Casey, Nicholas, Dustin, Kristin and Bryan Robertson, Shane and Trace Cassiday, and Brett Smart.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Ridgeville Community Church.

Services were held Saturday at Wood-Roby Funeral Chapel in Rushville with Pat Clements officiating. Burial was in New Ridgeville Cemetery near Browning.

Memorials may be made to the Schuyler County Ambulance or the charity of one’s choice.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 10/8/1997


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