Frances K. Robertson, 91, of Fairland went to be with the Lord and her heavenly family on Sunday, October 11, 2020, at her home.
She was born February 8, 1929, in the living room of the family farm in Fairland, the daughter of Robert A. and Margaret (Kuppler) Dake. In November of 1956, she married the love of her life, Donald L. Robertson, and he preceded her in death in May of 1969.
Frances is survived by her son, Robert Keith “Robbie” Robertson of Fairland; daughter, Kathryn “Kathy” Robertson of Shelbyville; and a granddaughter, who was her pride and joy, Macey Lynn Robertson.
In addition to Donald, Frances was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Robert Kenneth Dake.
Frances graduated in 1947 from Fairland High School.
She was a member of Beacon Baptist Church, and formerly a member of Fairland Baptist Church. Frances enjoyed participating in the choir and assisting with the church finances.
Frances retired from the Fort Benjamin Harrison Finance Center in September of 1997, with 45 years of service. She loved her job and held many supervisory positions.
She was also a member of the Fairland Order of Eastern Star.
Frances was an avid gardener, loved to sew and cook and she loved to take care of her family. She was a very special woman who was loved and admired by many. Frances will be greatly missed, especially by her family.
Frances also leaves behind her dog, Meka; and cat, Max
Graveside services will be at Fairland Cemetery in Fairland at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 17, 2020. All who knew and loved her are welcome to attend.
Services have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Beacon Baptist Church, 918 E. McKay Road, Shelbyville, Indiana 46176.