Craig Deleeuw Robertson, the Utah man shot dead by FBI agents Wednesday morning after making online assassination threats to President Biden and other top Democrats was a staunch Donald Trump supporter, Air Force veteran and a Second Amendment advocate.
Craig Deleeuw Robertson was married twice, according to online obituaries, and has three children – but who were they?
Craig Deleeuw Robertson 1st wife, Carol Ann Robertson
Carol Ann Robertson passed away peacefully in her sleep at her home in Tooele, Utah on June 27, 2019, at age 68.
Carol Ann was born in Pocatello, Idaho on February 17, 1951 to Frank Carl and Bernice Ethel Harrison; she was the youngest of four sisters.
Popular and well-liked, Carol excelled in school, where she was a member of the Pep Club, National Honors Society, and won awards for declamation.
She graduated with honors from Pocatello High School, and Seminary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1969.
She then began undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University where she met Craig Deleeuw Robertson.
They were married in the Salt Lake Temple on February 12, 1971. They were blessed with three wonderful children before divorcing in 1986.
Carol then completed her bachelor’s degree in elementary education at BYU in 1987, and later certified in special education and ESOL instruction.
She worked as an educator in the Tooele County School District for 30 years in Dugway, Tooele, and Stansbury Park.
She retired in May as a fifth-grade teacher at Rose Springs Elementary School.
Carol taught hundreds of children how to read; she was a recognized technology innovator–being one of the first educators to integrate one to one computers into her classroom instruction; she was a master in curriculum development and instructional planning; and she was a leader, mentor, and union representative at her school.
Carol Ann was a talented woman with many hobbies and interests. She loved cultural events and was a patron of the Ballet West and the Utah Symphony for many years. She was a talented musician who played many instruments, including the piano, organ, guitar, ukulele, recorder, and she was learning the flute.
She also composed her own music.
She was an expert seamstress, and excelled at handicrafts such as quilting, embroidery, knitting, crochet, and more.
Carol Ann Robertson and Craig Deleeuw Robertson children
Carol Ann Robertson and Craig Deleeuw Robertson were blessed with 3 children: Sean (Tooele), Shanda (Annandale VA), and Frank Gerrit Robertson.
Craig Deleeuw Robertson, 2nd wife Jackie Christensen Robertson
Jackie Christensen Robertson, 58, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2008. Jackie was born December 8, 1949 in Payson, Utah. Jackie married Craig D. Robertson on May 28, 1988.
She enjoyed fishing and reading but her greatest joy came from her constant and faithful companions, her Shih Tzu dogs, Livvy and Moxie.
She dearly loved having her pets always by her side.