Andrew E. Q. Robertson – Lincoln

Andrew E. Q. Robertson – Lincoln

Andrew E. Q. Robertson Jr., 83, of Franklin Street, died Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center, Providence, surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Barbara J. (Sproul) Robertson. Mr. & Mrs. Robertson had been married for 62 years.

Born in Pawtucket, a son of the late Andrew E. Q. and Grace (Soder) Robertson, he had lived in Lincoln for most of his life.

Mr. Robertson worked as a welder for the former A. Greenhalgh Co. and as a maintenance technician at Electrolyzing, retiring in 1997. After retiring, he drove a school bus for disabled children for the Lincoln School System.

He was an avid saltwater fisherman, enjoying fishing on Narragansett Bay and in Weekapaug. He served in the U.S. Army from 1954 -1956.

Besides his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Susan E. Kane, and her husband, Michael, of Warwick; two sons, Douglas S. Robertson, and his wife, Sammi, of North Attleboro, Mass., and Scott A. Robertson of Smithfield; seven grandchildren, Lindsay Garrels, and her husband, Brent, Samantha Fazzio, Alicia Marganti, Ashley Robertson, Rachel Robertson, Bailey Robertson and Spencer Robertson; five great-grandchildren, Kylee Fazzio, Georgie Garrels, Kaiden Albro, Bernadette Garrels, and Ryan Albro. He was the brother of the late Charles M. “Skip” Robertson and Helen E. Robertson.

His funeral was held February 12, 2019 in Bellows Funeral Chapel, 160 River Road, Lincoln. Burial followed in Highland Memorial Park, Johnston.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to Bailey’s Team for Autism, 164 Westside Avenue, North Attleborough, MA 02760, would be appreciated.