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James B. Robertson Sr.

March 22, 1943 ~ July 30, 2021 (age 78)


James B. Robertson Sr., 78, of Dyer, IN, passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side on July 30, 2021. 

He is survived by his wife Ann of 47 years; his sons John (Niki) Robertson, and James Jr. (Jo Ellen) Robertson, and his sister Chris (Dave) Hurt. He was blessed with wonderful and spirited grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by parents, Don and Alberta Robertson, brothers Tom and George Robertson, and sons Albert and Danny Robertson.

Jim was a loving husband and father who enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a member of Calumet Astronomical Society and could often be found at the Lowell, IN observatory "stargazing" with his fellow members and the public on the weekends. "Clear Skies"

Friends and family can gather at Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8941 Kleinman Rd (one block south of Ridge Rd) Highland, IN, 46322 Saturday, August 7, 2021 from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm to celebrate a life well lived.

He will be dearly missed by family and friends as he journeys among the heavens. We only have to look up and see the stars at night to know that he will be with us always.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Calumet Astronomical Society, P.O. Box 851, Griffith, IN, 46319. 

For additional information, please contact Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center Konnie Kuiper-Kevin Nordyke by calling us at 219-838-0800 or visiting us at

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Celebration of Life Gathering
August 7, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hillside Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8941 Kleinman Rd.
Highland, IN 46322

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