Alicia Dawn Robertson
September 1, 1978 – July 12, 2013
Alicia Robertson, age 34, a resident of Colorado Springs since 1996, returned home on July 12, 2013. She was a loving mother, daughter, sister, and friend.
Alicia Dawn Robertson was born on September 1, 1978 in Heerlen, The Netherlands to Dan and Donna (West) Robertson. She graduated high school in Aviano, Italy. She attended Springfield College in Massachusetts and received her Art Teaching Degree from University of Northern Colorado. She received her Master’s Degree in 2010 from Colorado College.
Alicia was a well-loved high school art teacher in Colorado Springs. She was incredibly popular with her students and was proud of those that exhibited in art shows. She was a tennis coach at the high school, and coached her son’s soccer team as well. AliDawn was a contemporary artist with a passion for color.
She is survived by her beloved son; her parents: Dan and Donna Robertson; her siblings: Kristy (husband, John) Doty of Sandy, Utah; Matthew Robertson (and Lacey Peterson) of Lehi, Utah; and Adam (wife, Rhonda) Robertson of Colorado Springs; her paternal grandmother: Millie Denney of Grantsville, Utah; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A visitation will be held from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at the Shrine of Remembrance Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Stetson Hills Building, 5485 Hopalong Trail, Colorado Springs, Colorado 80922. Private inurnment will be at the Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, donations for the education of Alicia’s son may be made to the Alicia Robertson Memorial Fund, in care of any Wells Fargo Bank branch in Colorado.