Dorothy Jean Robbins Obituary

Date of Birth:

Friday, October 10th, 1924

Date of Death:

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

Funeral Home:

Greiner Funeral Home and Cremation Service
2005 North 13th Street
TERRE HAUTE, Indiana, UNITED STATES
47804

Obituary:

Dorothy J. Robbins, 86, of Terre Haute, passed away October 22, 2010 in Union Hospital. She was born October 10, 1924 in Burnett, IN., to Worley Darnell and Myrtle King Darnell. She was retired from St. Louis Childrens Hospital as an Ambulatory Supervisor. She was a member of the Terre Haute First Church of the Nazarene. She enjoyed writing song lyrics and poems. She also enjoyed working puzzles, reading and making noodles for her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband William Robbins who passed away in 1971. She was also preceded in death by a grandson James Swanson, two son in laws; Gary Shaffer and Paul Daley, a sister; Esther Fulford, a brother Russell Darnell and a half brother Jim Darnell. She is survived by one son, Robert Robbins and his wife Debbie of Terre Haute, Two daughters; Kay Shaffer Daley of Terre Haute and Karen Swanson and her husband Daryl of Brazil, IN. She is also survived by eight grandchildren; Michael Shaffer and his wife Kim, Teri Shaffer Price, Scott Hines, Christopher Swanson and his wife Kim, Scott Swanson and his wife Micki, Jeff Swanson, Courtney Robbins, Lindsay Sanders and her husband Reggie. Seventeen Great Grandchildren and a special niece, Phyllis Fulford of Terre Haute and other nieces and nephews. Funeral Services 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 North 13th Street, Terre Haute, IN., 47804. Visitation will be from 11 until service time on Tuesday. Rev. Neva McFarland will be officiating, burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park.

Dorothy Robbins
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