Donald Robertson, 85, passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021, in Complete Care at Laurelton, Brick, NJ.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit at the Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home, 585 Belgrove Drive, Kearny, NJ on Saturday, September 25 from 1 to 5 p.m. Cremation will be private.
Born in Staten Island, New York, Mr. Robertson has lived in North Arlington, NJ since 1939. He purchased his second home in Bay Head, NJ in 1962.
Donald graduated from Upsala College in East Orange, NJ in 1958 with B.A. in Business.
He was a District Sales Supervisor for the Energy Division of Zurn Industries in Rochelle Park, NJ for 33 years before retiring in 1993.
Mr. Robertson, who was always proud of his Scottish heritage, was affectionately known as “Slicker” to many of his high school and college friends as he was a slick dresser. He was an avid skier since his youth and enjoyed skiing with his family and friends. Don was a lifelong New York Football Giant fan and season ticket holder for many years. He was a member of the Bay Head Yacht Club.
He is survived by his wife, Angelina (nee Sciortino) Robertson whom he met and dated in North Arlington High School, three children, Douglas Scot Robertson (Elizabeth) of Clifton Park, NY, Heather Elizabeth Robertson of Bay Head, NJ, and Megan Anne Fairfield (Schuyler), of Küsnacht Switzerland. He was the grandfather of Sabrina and Alec Fairfield.
Donald was predeceased by his brother, Douglas Robertson.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Bay Head Yacht Club Foundation 111 Metcalf Street, Bay Head, NJ 08742
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Bay Head Yacht Club Foundation
111 Metcalf Street, Bay Head NJ 08742