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Joseph Michael Robertson

Joseph Michael Robertson

Joseph Michael Robertson

Joe was born in Willmar, MN on June 22, 1951 to Florence and Mike Robertson.

Joe attended school in Willmar, Bigfork, Brainerd and International Falls. He married Susan (Aakhus) in January 1979. Susan created a great life for them. Joe worked at Mesabi Hospital in Hibbing, MN for 17 years, where he and his wife Susan resided. Following this, Joe worked at ODC Occupational Development Center doing wood-work in Buhl, MN for 16 years. Joe and Sue have resided in the Brainerd area for the past 9 years.

Survived by his wife, Susan Aakhus Robertson; sister, Betty Sieckert (Gary), niece, Wendy Boelter (Chris), nephews, Kirk Sieckert and Kris Sieckert (Katie); great nieces and nephews, Samantha, Paige, Jake, Hayden and Darby; great great niece, Avery.

Preceded in death by his parents, Mike and Florence Robertson; brother, Thomas Michael.

A heartfelt thank you to Diamond Willow in Baxter for caring for Joe. Also, to St. Croix Hospice for being of great help and comfort to Joe and his family.

If you were kind to Joe, helped him in any way, or told him a joke, Thank You. He appreciated it very much, as did his family.

Visitation will be held 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at Nelson-Doran Funeral Home. Services will begin at 5:00 p.m. Please join the family for dinner immediately following the service. Interment at a later date at Bigfork, MN Cemetery. Arrangements with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home.