Dearld S. Robinson
Graveside services for Dearld S. Robinson, 75, Eudora, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Eudora City Cemetery.
Mr. Robinson died Monday, Feb. 9, 2004, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Oct. 20, 1928, in Sturgis, S.D., the son of Clive Robinson and Valeria (Sharp) Daniels. He graduated from high school in Rapid City, S.D.
Mr. Robinson was a chef and later a carpenter for 35 years. He had worked at Hallmark Cards and E & E Specialties. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He was a member of Velda Rose United Methodist Church in Mesa, Ariz., Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6654 in De Soto, and Masonic Lodge No. 83 in Eudora.
He married Marie K. Wilkins on Nov. 24, 1965, in Grand Island, Neb. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include three sons, Scott Robinson, Eudora, Ward Johnston, Eudora, and Paul Robinson, Ottawa; four daughters, Christine Robinson, Racine, Mo., Sheila Sanders, Overland Park, Karla Schulte, Shawnee, and Rendia Clark, Mountain View, Ark.; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the Masonic Lodge No. 83 of Eudora, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.
Online condolences may be sent to www.rumsey-yost.com.