top banner

Obituary Listings

Robert John Jackson Jr.

May 12, 1944 February 5, 2021
Robert John Jackson Jr.
There are condolences waiting approval on Robert's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Robert

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Robert John Jackson Jr.

Robert J. Jackson Jr., age 76, of Dimondale, MI, passed away on February 5, 2021. He was born May 12, 1944 in Fort Bragg, NC, son of Robert and Dorthy (Sheele) Jackson Sr.. Robert retired from General Motors after 35 years as a die maker. He had a great mechanical aptitude and enjoyed home projects, fixing things and even built the home he lived in for 48 years. Robert loved camping with his family, gardening, attending his grandchildren’s activities, woodworking, the outdoors, and visiting with family and friends. He was the first to help others when needed, and always had a smile on his face.

Robert is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Arvilla (Danford); 3 sons: Rodney (Tina) Jackson of Mishawaka, IN, Scott (Colleen) Jackson of Madison, Ohio, and Todd (TaoLing) Jackson of China; 5 grandchildren, Shelby, Aaron, Craig, Bradley and Annabella Jackson ; brothers, Gary (Tory) Jackson, and Charles Jackson, both of Mason, MI; sisters, Diana Martin, and Danette (Paul) Ewing, both of Mason, MI; special parent to Jason (Pam) Gondeck; special grandpa to Jackson and Taylor Gondeck of Rockford, MI; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Tom Jackson, and his dog, Koda.

Final resting place will be at the Dimondale Cemetery (corner of Canal Rd. and Windsor Hwy) with graveside services on Saturday February 13th at 3 p.m. The family has entrusted arrangements to Peters & Murray Funeral Home, Grand Ledge. Online condolences may be shared at

To plant a tree in memory of Robert John Jackson Jr., visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events





3:00 PM 2/13/2021 3:00:00 PM
Dimondale Cemetery

5714 N. Canal Rd.
Dimondale, Michigan 48821

Dimondale Cemetery
5714 N. Canal Rd. Dimondale 48821 Michigan
United States

Cemetery Details


Dimondale Cemetery Final Resting Place

5714 N. Canal Rd.
Dimondale, Michigan 48821

5714 N. Canal Rd. Dimondale 48821 Michigan
United States

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.