Roy Robertson

Smethport – Roy W. Robertson, 81, of Smethport, formerly of Cyclone, PA, died Saturday (December 14, 2013) in the Sena Kean Manor, Smethport. He was born Nov. 15, 1932 in Franklin, PA, a son of Roland and Jannette Schwab Robertson. On May 29, 1952, in the First Methodist Church, Olean, NY, he married Marlene E. Carter, who survives. Mr. Robertson was a 1952 graduate of Bradford High School and had worked at Bovaird & Seyfang Co. and Dresser Manufacturing, both of Bradford, PA, and ultimately worked for the Quaker State Oil Refinery of Farmers Valley, PA, from where he retired. He was a former member of the Smethport Country Club and loved golfing, fishing, woodworking, and puzzles. In addition to his wife, he is survived by: one daughter: Lisa (Bill) Bailey of Smethport, PA one son: David (Theresa) Robertson of Eldred, PA 7 grandchildren: Heather, Misty, Shawn, Shane, Melissa, Matthew, and Miranda 16 Great Grandchildren, and 3 Great-Great Grandchildren one sister: Carol Robertson of Franklin, PA one brother: Dick Covington of Franklin, PA, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Lynn K. Robertson. There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 21 at 11:00 am from the Hilltop Baptist Church, Gifford, with the Rev. Max Simms, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Nebo Cemetery, Mt Jewett. Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Sena Kean Manor Activities Dept., the Alzheimer’s Association, Greater PA Chapter, 1128 State St., Suite 301, Erie, PA 16501, or a charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be made at Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Smethport.

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