|5/6/2014 11:16:00 AM|
Kenneth Robertson, 74, of Mendota died May 3, 2014, in Rivershores Healthcare, Marseilles.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in McDaniel Funeral Home, Kennett, Mo. Burial will be at Memorial Gardens, Kennett.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday in Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota.
Kenneth was born Dec. 8, 1939, in Independence Township, Dunklin County, Mo., to Daniel and Ruth (Marler) Robertson. He married Brenda Burks on Sept. 21, 1951, in Kennett.
He was employed in the shipping and receiving department of Conco Inc. and later by Heico Inc., Mendota.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda of Mendota; three daughters, Regina Rushing of Whitewright, Texas; Sheila Robertson of Ottawa and Michelle (John) Yattoni of Bettendorf, Iowa; two sons, Brian (Laurie) Robertson of Lithia, Fla., and Kevin Robertson of Mendota; nine grandchildren, two stepgrandchildren, four great-grandchildren; and one stepgreat-grandchild; three sisters, Wanda McKuin of Rector, Ark., Ruth (James) Harris of Dimmick and Marcia Robertson of La Salle; three brothers, Don (Kay) Robertson of Rector, Ark., Paul Daniel Robertson of Hardy, Ark., and Gary (Gretchen) Robertson of La Salle; and one sister-in-law Joyce Robertson of St. Johns, Mo.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Benita Akers and Betty in infancy; and one brother, Marion.
Memorials may be directed to American Diabetes Association.
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