Lebanon Reporter

March 20, 2013

Estella “Luana” Robertson

— Mrs. Estella “Luana” Robertson, 90, of Lebanon, died Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at Homewood Health Campus in Lebanon.

Mrs. Robertson was born July 12, 1922, in Harrison Township. She was the daughter of the now late Cordon Rex and Hazel Edith (Dickerson) Carney. A lifelong resident of Boone County, she was a 1940 graduate of Pinnell High School.  

On Sept. 15, 1940, she married Jerrel Lester “Jerry” Robertson in Clermont. Mr. Robertson passed away Aug. 25, 1991.

Mrs. Robertson worked as a secretary for her husband’s business, Lebanon Berg Vault Company, from 1973 to 1994.

She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, housewife and farm wife. She was proud of her family and centered her life around them.

Mrs. Robertson was a member of New Brunswick Church of Christ and the Harrison Township Home Economics Club.

Survivors include five children, Larry L. Robertson of Clarksville, Tenn., Ronald D. (Donna) Robertson of Lebanon, Dianne Starkey of Columbus, Sue (Harold) Pittman of Brownsburg and Rick A. (Kathy) Robertson of Lebanon; one sister, Virginia (Gene) Warner of Elkhart; 10 grandchildren, Shaun (Stacey) Robertson of Clarksville, Tenn., Ryan (Kristy) Robertson of Greenfield, Sheri L. Robertson (Ryan) Huffine, Gregory D. (Lindsey) Robertson and Mark (Elle) Starkey, all of Lebanon, Melissa L. (Mark) Voils of Columbus, Scott C. (Kelli) Starkey and Matthew E. (Michele) Pittman, all of Lebanon, Michael E. (Cathy) Pittman of Broad Ripple and Katie M. Robertson of Lebanon; and 19 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Quentin Carney and Ross Carney; a grandson, Jeremy Duane Pittman; and a great-grandson, Wesley Alan Voils.

Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 22, at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 23, at Myers Chapel of Memories, with Ron Batts officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lebanon.

Memorial contributions may be made to Great Lakes Hospice, 3115 S. Webster St., Kokomo, IN 46902; or to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be made at www.myersmortuary.com.

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