Of Chelsea, MI, formerly of Detroit & Canton, age 69, died peacefully Tuesday, May 19, 2020 in her home. She was born April 1, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, the daughter of Richard & Geneva "Monell" (Nix) Moore. Lauri graduated from Henry Ford High School in Detroit in 1969. Family was everything to Lauri, and she especially loved watching her grandkid’s sporting events. She was crafty, and enjoyed shopping. Lauri enjoyed sporting events, the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings were her favorite teams. 
 
   On June 19, 1970, she married Wally Robertson in Hamtramck, and he survives. Other survivors include  a son, Scott (Kristi) Robertson of Plymouth; three daughters, Heather (Ryan) Valik of Chelsea, Tracy (Trevor) Brewster of Dexter, Beth Anne (Michael) Stofer of Chelsea; a sister, Vicki (Robert) Rodriguez; 10 grandchildren, and a nephew.  She was preceded in death by her parents.
 
   A private graveside service will be held Thursday, May 21, 2020, at Oak Grove Cemetery in Chelsea.
Memorial contributions may be made to Arbor Hospice.  Arrangements were entrusted to Cole Funeral Chapel.
 
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#5 Debra Norman 2020-05-22 09:10
I'm so saddened to know that Lauri has passed. She was such a crazy, fun, caring friend to me. I have so many fond memories of our times together. Shopping was one of our favorite things to do. One time we found out about a sale going on during a major snow storm. We didn't want to miss the great deals so we decided to go. The trip was a success but totally unsafe! When we finally made it home, we laughed so hard and vowed we'd never try that again! She was such a special friend to me especially during a very hard time in my life. She would come over and drag me out of bed and make me eat. She always made sure everyone was taken care of and that all special occasions were perfect. When she moved from Canton to Chelsea I was devastated but happy for her since Chelsea is such a special community to be a part of. We both got busy with our kids and grand-kids so getting together was hard to plan. She will be missed by all who knew her. I love you Lauri. Till we meet again.....
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#4 Brian Wietfeld 2020-05-21 11:52
I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of such a wonderful person. Having grown up with Scott in the neighborhood and spending everyday together as kids, Lauri was a second Mom to me. Lauri was without a doubt the kindest, warmest, and most considerate person I've met in my life. She will be sorely missed but never forgotten. Wally, Scott, Heather, Tracy, and Beth, please accept my sincere condolences.
Brian Wietfeld
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#3 Jodi Nicholson 2020-05-20 18:40
Special trips to buy smurf stickers, homemade cloths for our baby dolls, homemade cinnamon apple sauce, endless times watching us play in the pool and sleepovers...so may beautiful memories growing up with your mom. She will forever be remembered for her selfless and loving kindness that she gave to all that knew her. She will be missed. Sending love and prayers. Jodi Nicholson
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#2 Beth Berger 2020-05-20 14:09
Heather and Tracy, my deepest condolences to you and tour family. I know she will be deeply missed, but the love she created will live on forever in the beautiful family into which she put her life’s work. Big hugs to all of you as you forge this new path. We are thinking of you and send our thoughts and prayers. Love, Beth, Tommy, Natalie, Jude and Maeve.
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#1 Bill & Carol Griffin 2020-05-20 13:03
Our deepest sympathy to Wally and all of the family. She and her lovely smile will truly be missed.
Much Love,
Bill & Carol Griffin
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