Andy Robertson 1968-2021
Paschual “Andy” Andrew Robertson, 53, of Holton, passed away with his family by his side on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, at the Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.
He was born May 4, 1968, in Carlsbad, N.M., the son of Samuel Jr. and Reba Nell (Thacker) Robertson. He graduated from Lubbock Monterrey High School in 1986.
On June 25, 1994, Andy was united in marriage to Mona Lynn Tapp at the Lenexa Church of Christ in Lenexa. They shared more than 27 years of marriage. To this union they shared four children, Lori, James, Katie and Rebecca.
Andy worked for Albertson Grocery Store in Lubbock, Texas, as a customer service manager for more than 10 years. For the past 10 years, Andy was employed for BNSF Railroad as a mechanical carman.
Andy was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ and a current member of the 17th Street Church of Christ in Topeka. He enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting. Andy loved reading books, especially world war history and old westerns. Andy saw himself as a cowboy and he loved the landscape of southwest. Most of all, Andy was a loving husband and father where he taught his family how to love God and to love one another. They will continue on those life lessons in all of their daily lives forever.
Andy was preceded in death by his parents, Samuel and Reba Robertson.
Andy is survived by his wife, Mona, of the home; four children, Lori Nell Robertson of Holton, James Andrew Robertson of Lawrenceville, Ga., Katie Lynn Robertson of Loganville, Ga., and Rebecca Leigh Robertson of Holton; a granddaughter, Caitlin E. Cook-Robertson of Holton; a sister, Carrie A. Hurd (Jeff) of West Virginia; and a brother, Samuel Robertson III (Gina) of Albuquerque, N.M.
Funeral services will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29 at Mercer Funeral Home in Holton. Andy will be cremated after the service and a private family inurnment will take place at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the 17th Street Church of Christ of Topeka, sent in care of Mercer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 270, Holton, KS 66436. To leave the family a condolence please visit www.mercerfuneralhomes.com