Mr. Robert John Gjertsen Sr., age 83 of Camden, TN passed away on April 18, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Gjertsen was born on January 19, 1934 in Chicago, IL to the late Gilbert Gjertsen and Barbara Catherine Hannen Gjertsen. He was also preceded in death by his brothers, George, Ed, Charlie, Gilbert and a sister, Coletta Hagen. Mr. Gjertsen was a retired serviceman with Sears and a U.S. Army Veteran. He was a loving father, grandfather and great grandfather. Survivors include: Wife: Pat Cain of Cain, TN Son: Robert (Christine) Gjertsen Jr. of Norton Shores, MI Sisters: Rose Bartkus of Orland Park, IL Joanne Bogacki of Wooddale, IL Three Grandchildren: Kirsten (Bryan) Rundell, Cody Gjertsen, and Trevor Gjertsen One Great Grandchild: Aiden Rundell The family chose cremation services.