Violet M. Robertson(1929 - 2014)

Robertson, Violet M. (Warnez), age 84, a 58 year Clawson resident died April 7, 2014. Born November 27, 1929 in Detroit, she graduated from St. Mary’s High School. Violet was a cheerleader and on the basketball team. After school, she married her childhood sweetheart Vincent Robertson in 1950. They shared a loving life together until he passed in 2008. They traveled throughout Asia, Hawaii, Canada and Up North. For 50 years, they played pinochle. Violet was a very accomplished homemaker who enjoyed knitting, sewing, crocheting, cooking, gardening and painting. She was a Den Mother and Girl Scout leader. She will be greatly missed by her five children, Karen (Daniel) Sutherland, Vincent Jerry (Darlene)Robertson II, Diane (Robert Shyh) Hu, John (Sharon) Robertson, Maryanne (Darnell) Gates and eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren. Visitation Wednesday 3-8 p.m. Service Thursday 11 a.m. at Gramer Funeral Home, 705 N. Main, Clawson. Burial at Great Lakes National Cemetery to rejoin her husband.

Funeral Home

Gramer Funeral Home
705 North Main Street Clawson, MI 48017
(248) 435-9010
Published in Daily Tribune on Apr. 9, 2014