Loretta Anne Robertson
April 8, 1918 – July 11, 2020
Loretta A. Robertson, age 102 died July 11, 2020 in Grants Pass, OR. She was born April 8, 1918 in Philadelphia, PA to parents Teresa and Robert Sterling. She graduated from the Catholic high school and took a multitude of the many art courses offered at RCC.
She married Robert Robertson in 1940, in Philadelphia PA, and the couple had two children together.
In 1950 she traveled with her husband and two small children, by car and trailer from Pennsylvania to move out west to the town of Rogue River and then Grants Pass.
Loretta was co-founder, along with her best friend, Curtis "Otto", for the Grants Pass Museum of Art. She enjoyed all mediums of art and gardening. She will always be remembered by her family and friends as the most happy and loving person for whom we have been blessed. Loretta is survived by her son Douglas Robertson and Daughter Terese Hamilton, six grandchildren and many great and great- great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 28 years in 1968, Robert Robertson. A family Celebration of Life will be held this July in Galice, OR.
Chapel of the Valley-L.B. Hall Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.
Sunday, July 26, 2020