Patricia Ethel Robertson

Patricia Ethel Robertson, 74, of Prineville, passed away on Aug. 29, 2012. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Prineville.
   Patricia was born on April 17, 1938 in Long Creek, Ore. to Fred and Opal (Allen) Schlichting.
   She received her GED and then went to COCC and received her LPN License. While she attended college, Patricia was a bookkeeper for Jim Bodie, Owens Freight and Simmons Realty. After earning her license she worked at Pioneer Memorial Hospital for a period of time.
   Patricia married Jerry Alvin Robertson on Feb. 8, 1964 in Prineville.
   She went on to receive her RN License from COCC and then went to work for Saint Charles Medical Center for six years. Patricia and her husband then decided to retire and travel for the next four years. She then went back to work for PMH for the remainder of her life.
   Patricia enjoyed playing pinochle, making jewelry, painting, braiding rawhide, flower gardening, spending time outdoors and with her family.
   Patricia is survived by her husband, Jerry Robertson of Prineville; her two sons, Fred Robertson of Crane, Ore., and Bobby Robertson of Prineville; her two sisters, Rosemary Hertz of Yuma, Ariz. and Evelyn Plummer of Prineville; her two brothers, Willard Schlichting of Prineville and Lewis Schlichting of Colorado; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
   She was preceded in death by her parents, two sons, and two brothers.
   Contributions may be made to Pioneer Memorial Hospice 1201 NE Elm St. Prineville, OR 97754.
   Whispering Pines Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.