Lawrence P. Robertson

Strifflers Family Funeral Homes

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | March 17, 2020

Lawrence P. Robertson, age 86, of McKeesport, died Tuesday, March 17, 2020.  He was born in Duquesne on August 17, 1933 and is the son of the late Preston and Josephine Robertson Doggette.

Lawrence served in the Army.  He was employed by US Steel Duquesne Works until retirement.  He enjoyed watching his TV, doing crosswords and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Kelley Robertson; grandsons, Travis and Cameron Robertson both of McKeesport; great-granddaughter, Trinity; brothers, Alphonzo (Rose) Robertson of McKeesport, Eugene Robertson of Marietta, Georgia; and nieces and nephews.  He is preceded in death by his daughter, Stacey Robertson; brothers, William and Arthur Robertson; and sisters, Alva Batch, Kathleen Barnes and Dorothy Wilson. 

Family and friends will gather at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation & Mortuary Services, 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA, 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, supervisor, 412-678-6177) on Thursday March 19, 2020 from 9:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. where services will be held at 11:30 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Officiating will be Rev. William B. Meekins. Burial to follow. To share a memory or condolence, visit

Originally published March 17, 2020.

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