1943 – 2022
J.M. “Mike” Robertson entered the near presence of God on September 16, 2022. He was born to W.H. “Bill” Robertson and Winifred (Mallary) Robertson on July 1, 1943 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
After a successful career in insurance and financial planning, he semi-retired and attended seminary. He was ordained as a priest in the Anglican Catholic Church in 1995 and served as rector of Church of the Good Shepherd for over 25 years. During that time, he was consecrated as a bishop in 2006.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Bill and Winifred Robertson, and his brother Jim Robertson. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Mary, his daughter, Staci Robertson, and fiancé Greg Campbell, daughter, Michelle Stellato and husband Tommy, brother-in-law Dwayne Thomason and wife Dawn and various nieces and nephews: Curtis Robertson and wife, Debbie, Susan Foster, Kenny Robertson and wife, Chery, Raewyn Shell and husband, William, and Kayla Thomason and husband, Michael Baraga.
Special thanks to Mike’s physician, Dr. Jeanie Klabzuba, who was beside him every step of the way. She was so supportive and encouraging, and sent him daily “hugs and prayers”.
Arrangements are under the direction of Matthews Funeral Home, Edmond, Oklahoma.
Mike had a deep love of animals and rescued many dogs and cats over the years. He always looked forward to officiating at the Blessing of the Animals at his church and at other events. He requested no flowers, but memorials may be made to Paws for Life, Inc. (P.O. Box 3211 Edmond, Oklahoma 73083)
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Church of the Good Shepherd, 1000 N. Broadway, Edmond, Oklahoma 73034. Reception to follow.