Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

March 14, 2013

Patrick G. Robinson

Oct. 30, 1932-March 13, 2013

GOSHEN — Patrick G. Robinson, 80, passed away at his home early Wednesday morning.

He was born Oct. 30, 1932 in Goshen to Floyd and Wilma (Fitzpatrick) Robinson.

On April 26, 1952 he married Dorothy Garman.

She survives along with three daughters, Jane (Brent) Rheinheimer and Susan (Glen) Carpenter, both of Goshen, and Sally (Dr. James) Thwaits, Syracuse; six grandchildren, two step-grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; six step-great-grandchildren and a brother, Francis (Lei) Robinson, Honolulu, Hawaii.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a great-granddaughter, Macy Lynn Bergman.

A lifelong Goshen resident, Mr. Robinson was a member of St. James Episcopal Church where he was Senior Warden Emeritus.

A graduate of Goshen High School, he earned a bachelor’s degree from Shorter University, Rome, Ga. He served with the U.S. Navy from 1951-1955.

He worked as a general manager at Starcraft Marine and Smoker Craft.

Mr. Robinson was a Red Cross water safety instructor, teaching both swimming and life saving courses to adults and children.

He served on the Board of Directors of Oaklawn; and volunteered at I.U. Health Goshen Hospital as a Red Coat and with the Heart Therapy Program and Scholarship Board.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the 2 p.m. memorial service Tuesday at St. James Episcopal Church. The Rev. Larry R. Biller will officiate.

In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family burial will be held at Violett Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society, Goshen Home Care and Hospice or St. James Episcopal Church.

Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Judie Eldridge GOSHEN — Judie Eldridge, 70, died unexpectedly of natural causes at her home Saturday. She married Thomas Eldridge in Goshen Oct. 7, 1961. He died Jan. 29, 1989. Surviving are her children, Laurie (Roger) Chupp, Murle Anne (Doug) Erschen, Tammy (Mark

    April 19, 2014

  • Verle E. Burke SHIPSHEWANA — Verle E. Burke, 81, died Friday at his residence. On June 3, 1955, in Canal Fulton, Ohio, he married Mary E. Church. She died Jan. 18, 2003. Surviving are a daughter, Mattie Pearl (Dan) Bowman, Creston, Ohio; and a son, Jim (Christina)

    April 19, 2014

  • Larry R. Dean FORT WAYNE — Larry R. Dean, 77, formerly of Goshen, passed away March 19 at his home. He is survived by his daughter, Debra (Jack) Doyle, and son, David (Tamara) Dean, both of Fort Wayne A service took place March 23 at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington K

    April 19, 2014

  • OBT GN0419 Toth obit photo Charles W. Toth Sept. 8, 1919-April 17, 2014

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT GN0419 Greiner obit photo James ‘Jim’ Karl Greiner Oct. 31, 1926-April 14, 2014

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Beth Ann Mayhew Sept. 14, 1944-April 14, 2014

    April 18, 2014

  • Cheryl Ann Miller Jan. 15, 1969-April 12, 2014

    April 18, 2014

  • Arrangements pending for April 19, 2014 These arrangements and services appeared in the April 19, 2014 edition of The Goshen News.

    April 18, 2014

  • Migedt obit photo Lawrence J. Migedt July 25, 1938-April 15, 2014

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT GN0418 Weirich obit photo Manasses S. Weirich Nov. 2, 1931-April 15, 2014

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo