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Christopher J “Rabbit” Robinson

Death 4 Nov 2012 (aged 61)
Burial North Kingsville, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 100376018 · View Source
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November 7, 2012

Christopher J. Robinson
Anonymous Star Beacon The Star Beacon Wed Nov 07, 2012, 08:21 PM EST

ASHTABULA — Christopher J. Robinson (a.k.a."Rabbitt"), age 61, of Ashtabula, Ohio, passed away Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in the Hospice Unit of Ashtabula County Medical Center.

Born in Conneaut, Ohio, on July 2, 1951, he was the son of Ernest C. and Siina (Mackey) Robinson and graduated from Ashtabula Harbor High School in 1969.

Chris had worked at the Ashtabula and Buffalo Docks as a Hulett operator; RMI Metals; Lake Erie College as Director of Maintenance and Housekeeping; Ashtabula Job and Family Services; Madison Health Care; Ashtabula Country Club Retirement Campus; Conneaut Inn; and the Star Beacon as Mailroom Maintenance.

Chris lived a life full of love, great experiences and hard work. He will be greatly missed. He helped make this life a happier place with his presence. Chris will be laid to rest next to his auntie, Anne Goebel, who passed away in 1986.

Chris is survived by his wife of 43 years, Patricia (Force); daughter, Heather (Craig) Dioneff; granddaughter, Lilyanna Marie Dioneff; father, Earnest C. (Earnie) of Winterhaven, Fla.; sisters, Sandy Dowler of North Carolina, and Penny Rantanen and JoAnne Simon, both of Ashtabula; and many loving nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Siina O. Robinson in 1989.

Funeral Services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 10th, at POTTI LAKESIDE FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 1329 Lake Ave., Ashtabula, Ohio, with the Rev. Don Hammer, of Gateway Church of Ashtabula, officiating. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memory Gardens in North Kingsville.

No calling hours will be observed.

The family would like to express their thanks to the nurses and doctors for their compassionate care.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses. Thank you. Ecclesiastes 3:1-8

Obituary and condolences at and

>son of Earnest C Robinson and Siina O Mackey
>grandson of Vaino Mackey and Anna Muhonen
>grandson of Earnest C Robinson and Frances Walla

first name: Siina
middle name: O
last name: Robinson
name suffix:
birth date: 21 August 1922
social security number: 292-12-8606
place of issuance: Ohio
last residence: Ashtabula, Ohio
zip code of last residence: 44004
death date: 5 February 1989


January 5, 2013

Earnest C. Robinson
Anonymous Star Beacon The Star Beacon Sat Jan 05, 2013, 07:37 PM EST

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — Earnest Christopher Robinson, age 90, passed away Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012.

Born July 3, 1922, in Conneaut, Ohio, he was the son of the late Earnest C. and Frances Walla Robinson. A Veteran, he served with the U.S. Navy in the Pacific during World War II.

Mr. Robinson retired from Detrex Chemical Co., Ashtabula, Ohio.

He was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist, Albuquerque, N.M.

Survivors include his wife, Naomi Robinson of Winter Haven, Fla.; daughters, Sandra Dowler of Pfafftown, N.C., Penny Rantanen and Joann Simon, both of Ashtabula; stepdaughters, Susan Fraley of Phoenix, Ariz., and Jean E. Curtiss of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; step-sons, Ralph Curtiss of Polk City, Fla., and William B. Curtiss of Albuquerque, N.M.; brother, Erick Peck of Melbourne, Fla.; 15 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Siina Mackey Robinson, and his son, Christopher J. Robinson.

A Service was held at CRISP-COON FUNERAL HOME, Winter Haven, Fla. A Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held in Ashtabula, Ohio, at a later date.

Obituary and condolences at

name: Ernest V Robinson
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Conneaut, Ashtabula, Ohio
gender: Male
age: 7
marital status: Single
race: White
birthplace: Ohio
estimated birth year: 1923
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Stepson
father's birthplace: Ohio
mother's birthplace: Austria
enumeration district number: 0022
family number: 178
sheet number and letter: 7A
line number: 2
nara publication: T626, roll 1747
film number: 2341481
digital folder number: 4638886
image number: 00995
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Eino I Koykka M 25 Ohio
wife Frances Koykka F 30 Austria
son Cleteas E Koykka M 1 Ohio
stepson Dwayne L Robinson M 10 Ohio
stepson Ernest V Robinson M 7 Ohio

name: Earnest Robinson
titles & terms:
event: Census
event year: 1940
event place: Ward 1, Conneaut City, Conneaut Township, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States
gender: Male
age: 18
marital status: Single
race (original):
race (standardized): White
relationship to head of household (original):
relationship to head of household (standardized): Stepson
birthplace: Ohio
estimated birth year: 1922
residence in 1935: Same Place
enumeration district number: 4-30
family number: 137
sheet number and letter: 6A
line number: 27
nara publication number: T627
nara roll number: 3023
digital folder number: 005460425
image number: 00859
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Vernon Peck M 27 Ohio
wife Francis Peck F 41 Czechoslovakia
stepson Earnest Robinson M 18 Ohio
stepson Eugene Koykka M 12 Ohio




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  • Added: 8 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100376018
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Christopher J “Rabbit” Robinson (2 Jul 1951–4 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100376018, citing Greenlawn Memory Gardens, North Kingsville, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by skye (contributor 47137314) .