Richard A. "Rick" Robertson Sr., 61, of Williamsport, passed peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at The Gatehouse surrounded by his family.
He was born in Williamsport, on May 21, 1952, a son of John and Margaret Crossley Robertson.
Rick was a 1970 graduate of Williamsport High School and attended Lycoming College for two years prior to enlisting and serving in the U.S. Navy.
Richard A. ‘Rick’ Robertson Sr.
He retired in 2011 from Bimbo Bakery and the former Stroehmann Bakery where he was employed in accounting and as a computer specialist.
He was a member of the Young Men's Republican Club, the Gesang Verein Harmonia and the Keystone League. Rick enjoyed photography, Indy Car and Formula 1 racing, traveling, especially family trips to Florida and the beach, Little League and watching his grandchildren play softball.
Surviving are his wife of 43 years, the former Donna E. Barth; two sons, Richard A. (Jennifer) Robertson Jr, Gregorey P. (Cortney) Robertson; a daughter, Ashlee B. Robertson; five grandchildren, Lynna, Amalie, Abbigail, Laila and Cayden, all of Williamsport; a sister, Gloria Miles, of Malone, N.Y.; and a brother, James Robertson, of Stephens City, Va.
In addition to his parents, a daughter, Jennifer Kory Robertson and a sister, Christina Fries, preceded him in death.
A private family funeral and burial will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers the family respectfully suggests memorial contributions in Rick's name may be made to Susquehanna Foundation for the benefit of Susquehanna Hospice, 1001 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701 or Williamsport Area Little League, P.O. Box 1432, Williamsport, PA 17703.
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