Wayne D. Robertson, 54, of Delta Junction, Alaska, formerly of Reading, PA, passed away on April 14, 2012. Born in Baltimore, MD, to David L. Robertson and the late Carol A. Mathias Robertson. He is survived by his sons Derek A. and Darin M., both of Delta Junction, AK, and his father David L. of Reading, PA, brothers Warren A. of Doylestown, PA, Steven M. of Reading, PA, and sister Brenda Utz of Littlestown, PA.
Wayne graduated from Littlestown High School in 1975 and obtained his associate’s degree from Lincoln Tech in Allentown, PA. His first job was for Lamont Dougherty Geological Observatory assigned to a research ship for one year on the Atlantic/Pacific Oceans.
Wayne retired from Agere Systems (formerly Lucent Technologies) after 25 years as a Journeyman Electronic Technician in 2003. Shortly thereafter, he fulfilled his life’s dream and moved to Alaska. He last worked as an Electronic Instrumentation Tech III for the US Army Cold Regions Test Center at the Fort Greely Military Installation.
Wayne loved the outdoors and was an avid hunter. He was a proud member of the IBEW and strong supporter of the NRA. His legacy will live on through his sons, who brought him his greatest joy and sense of pride. Services will be private.