Michael Anthony Robertson passed away Tuesday, November 11, 2020, at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital, in Richmond, Virginia. He was born September 30, 1956, at Norfolk Community Hospital to Eleanor Lorraine Robertson and the late James Griffin. He was raised by Daniel Robertson, Sr. Michael was raised in Chesapeake Virginia and resided in Norfolk Virginia most his adult life. Michael did not have a church home, but attended many. His faith was strong and he took pride in exercising his vocal cords with a beautiful baritone voice. In Michael’s younger years, he aspired to be a professional football player for the Dallas Cowboys. Once his dreams did not come to fruition, he served a short time in the United States Army. Michael loved his family dearly; especially his mother Eleanor. He leaves behind his loving mother of Chesapeake, sisters, Diane Britt, of Virginia Beach, Robin Anderson, of Chesapeake, brother Bishop Daniel Robertson, Jr. of Chesterfield, VA, twin sisters Brenda Harford, and Linda Thompson, of Chesapeake; along with a host of nieces and nephews. To all who came in contact with Michael, left with a smile on their faces and laughter in their hearts. He is gone now, but never forgotten.
Michael A. Robertson
Viewing Friday, November 13, 2020 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Saturday, November 14, 2020 5:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Interment Riverside Cemetery 1000 E. Indian River Road Norfolk, VA 23523 The family is following the CDC and State of Virginia guidelines for funeral attendance