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Sydney Robertson February 23, 2023

Date of Funeral

March 7, 2023

Sydney Alphaeus Robertson

Sunrise: December 3rd, 1950   Sunset: February 23rd, 2023

Civil & Structural Engineer; Director of National Petroleum Corporation; Chairman of Air Transport & Licensing Authority; Eucharistic Minister, The Church of Christ the King.

Son of the late Henry and Dona Robertson (St Vincent & the Grenadines);

Dear loving husband of Muriel Robertson;

Beloved father of Syd and Stefan Robertson;

Grandfather of Khyler, Suraya, Ocean, Maya & Ayani;

Brother of Elrah Robinson, Keith, Olson and Dr. Maurice Robertson, Gordon Williams and the late Emery Robertson;

Uncle of Richard & Kirk Robinson, Vanessa Robinson McKay, Keith, Kori, Krispin, Omar, Shani, Matthew, Samantha, Sandra, Emery (Jr), Luke and Melissa Robertson; Dr. Michael Thom, Simone Murray, Petra & Peter Clarke, Terence Atherley and Grace Grant;

Cousin of Trevor Sylvester, Claudette Defreitas, Herman, Pearl, Cleo and Litchfield Roberts, Euleva Quashie, Headley Noel, Thelma Russell and many others;

Father-in-Law of Kirsty and Nancy Robertson;

Brother-in-Law of Dr Trevor Atherley (Lisa), Joan Jordan (Frankie), Leslie Atherley, Donald Robinson, Tessa Williams-Robertson, Kay, Pauline and Dr. Shirley Robertson;

A close friend of many throughout the Caribbean.

A ‘Celebration of Life’ for Sydney Alphaeus Robertson takes place on Tuesday, March 7, 2023 at The Church of Christ the King, Rock Dundo, St. Michael at 2 p.m. Interment at Coral Ridge Memorial Gardens, The Ridge, Christ Church will follow.

Tributes commence at 1:30 p.m.

The Organist and members of the choir are kindly asked to attend. Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 7, 2023.

Live Streaming viaChurch of Christ the King YouTube Channel and Downes & Wilson Funeral Home YouTube Channel.


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    Peter Gibbs says

    A great man….. always with a smile & friendly. Sincere condolences from all my water-polo & swimming family!

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    Donnis (Browne) Vanloo says

    Beautiful service!
    Sincere condolences to the Robertson Family and friends on behalf of the Browne family.

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    Pamela M Haynes says

    We were so sorry to hear of Syd’s passing. We extend our deepest sympathy to Muriel and the family. Keeping you all in prayer at this difficult time.

    May the Holy Spirit grant you His peace today and in the weeks ahead.

    Trevor & Pam Haynes & family

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    Joyce Cole-Georges says

    Deepest condolences to Muriel and family. May Robby rest in peace.

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    Joyce Georges says

    My deepest condolences to you Muriel and family. I am so very sorry for your loss of Robby. May you find comfort in the happy years of togetherness that you shared and May he rest in eternal peace.

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    Joyce Cole-Georges says

    My deepest condolences to you Muriel and family. I am so very sorry for your loss of Robby. May you find comfort in the happy years of togetherness that you shared and May he rest in eternal peace.

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    Cheryl Dixon says

    Muriel and Family, may your hearts find solace in remembering Sydney’s light and laughter.

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    Jennifer Courtenay says

    I can’t imagine what your family and so many others whose life he blessed are going through at this time. You have my deepest sympathy and I pray that many fond and happy memories of Sydney will ease your pain.

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    Pamela Linton says

    Sincerest condolences go out to Mrs. Muriel Robertson and family on the passing of Mr. Sydney Robertson or as he was affectionately called, “Robby.” Let the memories of this iconic and phenomenal man remain in the hearts of his loved ones forever. May he rest in peace and rise in glory.

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    Sandra Wynn (Seale) says

    To Muriel and family, thinking of you at this time of loss. Sydney will remain in our hearts forever, may he Rest in Peace and rise in glory.

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    Nelcia Marshall Robinson says

    The Marshall Family in St. Vincent and Barbados share in your sorrow at this parting. It is the Sunset to rise and shine in another place.

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