Deloras V. Robinson, 87
Deloras V. Robinson, age 87, of Hastings died Nov. 28, at her home.
Deloras was born Aug. 28, 1926, in River Falls, Wis. to Etman and Vivian (Mapes) Meier. She married Clarence Robinson on June 20, 1946, at the Methodist Church in Prescott, Wis. She was a former Smead Mfg. employee and later was the bookkeeper and co-owner of Robinson Transfer with Clarence.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and brothers DeForest, Dwayne, and Darwin Meier.
Deloras is survived by her loving husband and best friend Clarence "Robbie"; son Jeffrey (Beverly) Robinson of Newport; and daughter Patrice (Steve) Roberts of Ogema, Minn.; grandchildren Dawn (Ryan) Lokken of Maplewood, Paul (Monica) Robinson of Woodbury, Tom, Sam, and Jordan Roberts of Ogema; great-grandchildren Elaina, Lauryn, and Annalise Lokken, Elizabeth Boerger, Carter and Sydney Robinson, and Vinson Roberts; half brother Dick (Judy) Meier; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law Helen Meier, Shirley Meier, Irene Van Deusen, and Marg Robinson, and Gus Heinold; also several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service, officiated by Gordon Gathright, will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the Hastings United Methodist Church, 615 W. 15th St., Hastings. The interment will follow in Lakeside Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. Monday at the Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, 201 E. 7th St., Hastings, and one hour prior to the service at church.
Pallbearers are Dawn Lokken, Paul Robinson, Tom Roberts, Sam Roberts, Jordan Roberts, and Charlie Meier.
Arrangements were with Caturia-Smidt Funeral Home, Hastings. 651-437-9419. www.caturia-smidtfh.com