Mass and Celebration of Life: 12:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 29th at Brookdale
Funeral home: Brookdale Senior Living, 3633
Breakers Drive, Olympia Fields.
OLYMPIA FIELDS - John W. Robinson, 81, passed away
April 22, 2016 at his residence at Brookdale Senior
Living in Olympia Fields.
There will be a mass followed by a celebration of
John's life on Sunday, May 29th at Brookdale, 3633
Breakers Drive, Olympia Fields. Mass will start at
12:30pm. There will be pie and coffee served during
John was born on December 1, 1934, the son of Roy
and Madeline Robinson. John married Linda Lou (Lohrenz)
on May 6, 1961.
John was a Koren War veteran. He graduated from
Lincoln College and received his Bachelor degree
from the University of Illinois.
John worked as a State of Illinois employee for the
Department of Employment Security as an unemployment
referee for thirty years. He retired in 1991.
Surviving John are his son Michael (Cynthia) of
Frankfort, and his daughter Cynthia Robinson-Seefeldt
(Jeff) of Highlands Ranch, CO. Four grandchildren,
Justin Robinson(Leoconie), Nicole Schaefer (Brett),
Ryan and Sarah Oro. Four great-grandchildren,
Abigail and Emma Schaefer, Layla and Hunter
Robinson. Numerous nieces and nephews.
John was proceeded in death by his wife Linda (Lohrenz),
parents Roy and Madeline Robinson, brother Francis
Robinson and sister Patricia Robinson.
John spent the last nine months of his life living
at Brookdale in Olympia Fields, where he became a
popular resident and made many friends. He spent his
last few months visiting and spending time with his
children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
John truly led a full and complete life.
Funeral arrangements handled by Kurtz Memorial
Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort IL 60423.
www.kurtzmemorial chapel.com or
In lieu of flowers, donations to Carroll Catholic
School, 111 4th St, Lincoln, IL 62656 would be