Robinson

Robinson

DESHLER — Margene Viola Robinson, 91, Deshler, Ohio, passed away Monday night, March 11, 2019, at Oak Grove Healthcare Center, Deshler.

She was born August 6, 1927, in New Haven, Ohio, to the late Perry and Minnie (Robey) DeWitt. On April 20, 1947, she married Lester Robinson, and he preceded her in death on November 8, 1980. Margene was the valedictorian of her graduating class at New Haven High School. She worked at the former Tem-Cole Radish Factory, McClure; Koppenhopfer Bros. Poultry, Deshler; and Metal Forge, Deshler.

She was a member of Deshler American Legion Post 316 Auxiliary and the Eagles Aerie, Leipsic, Ohio. She always enjoyed her flower gardens and pet cats. She would go to a lot of flea markets and at times would be her own vendor.

She is survived by her children, Terry (Joann) Robinson of Garrett, Indiana, Roger (Beverly) Robinson of Napoleon, Ohio, Diana Willier of Deshler and Carl “Deacon” (Betty) Robinson, Deshler; eight grandchildren, Teresa (Brian) Birt, Kurt Robinson, Terry Robinson, Lori (Richard) Miller, Tina (Keith) Wentling, Chris (Amy) Willier, Steven (Chrissy) Willier and Crystal (Josh) Coleman; many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Clara (Richard) Baird of Bucyrus, Ohio, and Delores Batesole, Fremont, Ohio; and brother, Carl (Carol) DeWitt, Berea, Ohio.

She also was preceded in death by son-in-law, Dennis Willier.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Feehan-Rodenberger Funeral Home, Deshler, with Pastor Meg Boger officiating. Interment will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery, Deshler. Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorials to Heartland Hospice or the donor’s choice. www.feehanrodenbergerfuneralhome.com

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