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February 16, 2012

Kathryn Marion Robertson died peacefully on Friday, February 10, 2012 at Lenox Hill Hospital, NYC. She was 79.

Kathryn was born to Arthur and Marion (Krantz) Robisch on December 31, 1932 in Callicoon, NY. She was wed to Frederick J. Robertson on April 11, 1954. After graduating from Jeffersonville-Youngsville Central School in the Class of 1951, Kathryn then worked as a secretary to the principal there.

Kathryn was a member of the Grahamsville Reformed Church in Grahamsville, NY and served as secretary of the Sunday School; a member of the Ladies Aid, the Sullivan County Christian Women’s Organization and the Sullivan County Adult Care Center’s Family Council in Liberty, NY.

She is survived by her husband; children Charles Robertson of Pensacola, FL, Laurie Gillespie and husband Patrick of Ithaca, NY and James Robertson of Virginia Beach, VA; grandchildren Jaimie Robertson, Amy Braun and husband Daniel, Charles Michael Robertson, and Olivia Gillespie; two great-grandchildren; brother Paul Robisch of Seattle, WA; several cousins; and many dear friends.

A funeral service was held on Tuesday, February 14 at the Grahamsville Reformed Church. Burial followed in Laurel Hill Cemetery in White Sulphur Springs, NY.

Memorials may be made to the Grahamsville Reformed Church Memorial Fund, Grahamsville, NY 12740; or the Sullivan County Adult Care Center’s Family Council, Infirmary Road, Liberty, NY 12754.