Timothy Robertson

Timothy Robertson

GIBSON CITY – Timothy Robertson, 44, of Gibson City died at 10:59 a.m. Monday (Aug. 5, 2013) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, at the Gibson City United Methodist Church with the Rev. John Tennyson officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. before the service at the church.

Tim was born Oct. 7, 1968, in Lansing, Mich., a son to Michael Robertson and Twyla Shilts. He was previously married to Angie Payton.

Surviving are a son, Jacob, of Urbana; two daughters, Marisa of Chenoa and Sienna of Forrest; mother, Twyla (Dick) Schlickman of Gibson City; two brothers, Barry (Susan) Schlickman of Melvin and Shawn (Anja) Schlickman of Sibley; two sisters, Jennifer (Mike) Dueringer of Melvin and Mindy (Jarrett) Cox of LeRoy; two stepsisters, Pam Wingard of North Muskegon, Mich., and Becky Glass of 3 Rivers, Mich.; and stepmother, Cathy Robertson of 3 Rivers, Mich.

He was preceded in death by his father and grandparents.

Tim graduated from Melvin-Sibley High School in 1986. Tim worked as a carpenter and for GMS Lab in Cropsey as a soil tester before coming to work for Alamo Group in Gibson City.

He enjoyed golfing, paintballing, his children's events and socializing with his friends. Tim was also an organ donor through the Gift of Hope.

Memorials may be made to a college fund for his children C/O Heartland Bank, Box 231, Gibson City, IL 60936.

Lamb Funeral Home in Gibson City is in charge of arrangements.

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