Robert “Black Cloud” Hendrickson passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2013 in Oro Valley at the age of 76.
Robert was born July 27, 1936 on Highway 77 between Mammoth and Tucson. He married Nedra Wasson in 1962, attended school in Hayden and went on to graduate from the University of Arizona. He retired from Magna Copper Company, owned Black Cloud Electric and was a constable in Pinal County from 1998 until his passing. He resided in Oracle since 1969 and previously lived in Copper Creek, Tiger and Mammoth.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, football and family gatherings.
Robert is preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Rosalie Hendrickson, siblings Pete, Arthur, Maryanne and David.
He is survived by his wife, Nedra; daughter, Karen; stepsons, Mike Martin (Frieda), and Richard Martin; his brother, Harry Hendrickson (Edna Mae); 10 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was loved by all and will be deeply missed.
July 27, 1936 – January 25, 2013