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Orville "Robbie" Watson Robertson

On March 10, 2011 Mr. Orville "Robbie" Robertson of Ponoka passed away at the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre at the age of 82 years. He is survived by his loving daughters Lana Wierzba and Lynn Gray (Glen Mula) all of Ponoka; grandchildren Carly Gray (Riley Lang) of Red Deer and Zach Gray (Leah Jensen) of Olds; brother Lyle (Arlene) Robertson and sister Erla Thomson all of Brandon, Manitoba; and several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his Aunt Gladys Martin of Minnedosa, Manitoba and Aunt Florence Bates of Neepawa, Manitoba as well as several cousins. He was predeceased by his loving son Larry; parents Earl and Edythe Robertson; brother Herbert Robertson; brother-in-law Jim Thomson; and sister-in-law Norma Robertson. A Funeral Service to celebrate his life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at the Ponoka Funeral Home with the Interment Service following at the Forest Home Cemetery. Memorial donations are gratefully accepted to the Alberta Lung Association or any charity of your choice. To express condolences to Robbie’s family, please visit

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Ponoka Funeral Home

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