Kye Kenneth Robertson, 39, of Pleasant Hill, Missouri, was born Saturday, April 11, 1970 in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Robert K. and Launa L. (Sturgess) Robertson. He departed this life at 6:28 p.m. Friday, February 12, 2010 at the St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City.
Kye was a 1988 graduate of Hickman Hills High school. He received his Bachelor's in Psychology from the University of Missouri at Kansas City where he was a member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity. Later he earned his Master's in Business Administration from Baker University. He was also a United State Army veteran.
Kye worked for American Century Finance on the Plaza in Kansas City.
He was preceded in death by his mother Launa on April 2nd 1996.
He is survived by his father and step-mother Robert and Sally Robertson of Deer Trail, Colorado; his stepfather Dr. Jack Casner of Raytown, Missouri; 2 sisters Stacie Kubicsko of Pleasant Hill and Cheryl Beth Robertson of Preston, Missouri; a nephew Mathew Robertson of Preston; 2 nieces Morgan and Marissa Kubicsko of Pleasant Hill; his paternal grandmother Helen I. Robertson of Lee's Summit; other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services were held Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at the funeral home. Reverend D. Kent Deubner of the Pleasant Hill First Christian Church officiated. Military funeral honors were provided by the VFW Post #3118 Honor Guard.
Cremation was accorded following the service.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Lung Association or to a memorial fund established by the family to plant a tree in Kye's memory.