Richard Robertson, 71, of Chesterfield, VA, went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 27, 2021. Richard was preceded in death by his daughter, Melissa Ellen Robertson; mother, Joyce Maxine Robertson; and father, Donald W. Robertson. He is survived by his beloved wife of 45 years, Deborah Robertson; daughter, Jennifer Robertson; sister, Cheryl Hayes; and loving in laws, nieces and nephews. Richard loved history, camping, and was an accomplished jack of all trades. He retired from DuPont as an electrician after 38 years. He was known for his outgoing personality and will be greatly missed by many. His funeral service will be held 6:00 pm on Friday, October 8, 2021, at Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service. In lieu of flowers the family suggests that memorial contributions may be made to ASK Childhood Cancer Foundation for The Melissa Robertson Memorial Scholarship https://www.askccf.org/donate.html.