Mary Frances Robertson

November 23, 1927December 30, 2018

Mary Frances (Clouse) Robertson, 91, of Evansville, IN passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018. She was born on November 23, 1927 to the late Frank P. and Anna L. (Frank) Clouse.

She was a teacher with the EVSC at Harper Elementary School for 45 years, 37 years as a first grade teacher and finishing her career as the librarian. She was a great lover of history and the arts. Mary enjoyed reading and had a wonderful sense of humor. She was a great animal lover and supporter of animal adoption. She enjoyed being a hostess and cooking for her friends and family. Mary loved to travel would often share stories of her trips with those closest to her.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Philip Robertson; parents; and siblings, Anna Laura Ryburn, Paul A. Clouse, and John D. Clouse.

Mary is survived by her loving dog, Lucky; 5 nephews; 2 nieces; many great-nieces and great-nephews; and her loving friends.

Mary will be laid to rest in a private family service. A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date for family and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made in Mary’s name to the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra, Willard Library, or the Vanderburgh County Humane Society.


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Lesa Scott

January 5, 2019

Mrs. Robertson was my first grade teacher and I always had fond memories of her whenever I think back to those early years. She made that first year of school less frightening and not so over whelming, so that the following years were easier. Kindness and a smile is how I remember.
Thank You,

Nancy and Jim Fuchs

January 4, 2019

Mary was a special lady . I fixed her hair every week for over 40 years . I have heard many interesting stories , some funny and a few sad . I hope you all have as many good memories as I do.