Janet Robertson

JanetRobertsonJanet Elwell (Love) Robertson passed away quietly, surrounded by her family, Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016.

She was born May 22, 1930 in Aurora, Indiana, to Marian and Otis Love. She married L. David Robertson Sept. 2, 1956. She knew the true meaning of the word “love”; mother and friend, everything she did was done for those she loved.

Janet is survived by her daughters, Kathy (Carl) Roetter of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Malia (John) Sacchini of Bloomington, and Julia (Frank) VanOvermeiren of Nashville; grandchildren, Casey (Paul) Young, Carly (Andy) Odens, Reeve Andrews, Reagan (fiance, Kaleb Wood) Andrews, Kriss (Camille) Sacchini, Courtney (Adam) Summers; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents, Otis and Marian Love; husband, L. David Robertson; and brother, Frank Love.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, with a celebration of life immediately following at Conkle Funeral Home, 4925 W. Sixteenth St. in Speedway.

Mom requested friends and loved ones release a pink balloon in her memory. So, in honor of a beloved mom, grandmother, sister, aunt, nana, and friend, we ask you take a moment, say a prayer, smile, and release a pink balloon at 2:30 p.m. eastern time and send her home — With love, Kathy, Malia and Julia.

In lieu of flowers, we request donations be made to the charity of your choice.

Private burial will take place at a later date.