Saint Meinrad Seminary & School of Theology

Formation and Education for the Life of the Church

Alumni Obituaries

James Robertson

James E. Robertson, age 71, passed away Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at his home. Jim was born March 24, 1945 at Depauw, Indiana to the late William E. and Mary Rita Sieg Robertson, Sr. He was a self employed trucker, co -founder and past president of Robertson Crushed Stone Company, Milltown, IN, former member of the Ramsey Volunteer Fire Department, past Grand Knight Council No 1808, Lanesville, IN, faithful navigator at New Albany of the Father Bandin Assembly 4th degree council, oblates of Saint Meinard and a member of Saint Bernard Catholic Church, Frenchtown, IN.

Also preceding him in death were brothers, George A. and William E. Robertson, Jr., sister, Margariette Robertson.

Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Jo Ann Kannapel Robertson.

Daughters: Cheryl Heldman (Steve) Clarksville, IN
Christine Sartini (Gino, Jr.) of Sellersburg, IN Dina Pease (Larry, Jr.) of New Albany, IN
Janet Cox (Gene) of Corydon, IN
Son: Sam Chinn of Corydon, IN
Brothers: Paul J. Robertson (Jill) of Depauw, IN
Philip L. Robertson (Lynn) of Depauw, IN
Larry E. Robertson (Leslie) of Depauw, IN
Charles P. Robertson (Jill) of Depauw, IN
Sisters: Mary Alice McCarty (James) Pennsylvania
Patricia Timberlake of Bloomington, IN
Rita Cason (Michael) of Floyds Knobs, IN
Grandchildren: Trevor, Joelle, Carson, Jarrod, Kennedy, Samuel, Conner,
Josie & Stella