He was born to the late Max H. and Elizabeth J. (Barnes) Robertson on March 13, 1945, in Montclair New Jersey. He was a graduate of Norwalk High School, and he served in the United States Marine Corps. David was a former employee of Hug Construction and Oglesby Construction, and he retired in 2007 from Smith Paving. After retiring, he worked as a groundskeeper for Sycamore Hills Golf Course. He was a member of Ken Bur Bell American Legion Post 41 in Norwalk, Ohio. Dave enjoyed golf, playing cards, taking care of his truck, and those who knew him well,knew that he was a practical joker, and he loved his family.
He is survived by his daughters, Jillian (Thomas) Benadum of Columbus, Ohio, and Karlee (Bob) Lukasko of Norwalk, Ohio, by his sister, Barbara Thomas of Mansfield, Ohio, and by his grandchildren, Nora Benadum, and Liam Lukasko. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his former wife, Kathryn S. (Tinker) Robertson in 2004.
Friends may call 4-6 p.m. Friday, January 3, 2020 from in Walker-Eastman-Heydinger Funeral Home, 98 W. Main St. Norwalk, Ohio 44857, where services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, January 4, 2020. The Rev. Rich Forman of Norwalk Baptist Church will officiate. Inurnment will be held in Woodlawn Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed by going to www.walkereastmanheydingerfh.com.