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Dorothy Robinson

Tuesday, May 18, 2004

Dorothy Robinson, 82, of Remsen, died unexpectedly Sunday, May 16, 2004, at her residence.

Dorothy was born Jan. 5, 1922, at Remsen, the daughter of Frank and Marie (Erichsen) Maass. She grew up in the Remsen area. On Nov. 23, 1948, she married Glen Robinson. Following their marriage, the couple farmed south of Remsen for 35 years. Dorothy also worked as a nurse's aide for 19 years at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars.

Dorothy enjoyed watching her TV shows and playing solitaire. She also enjoyed playing cards with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Bingo was an activity that she was fond of, going with her daughters, granddaughters and friends. She liked gardening, raising her fruits and vegetable which she would then can.

Survivors include her two daughters, Marilyn Huffman and her husband, Duane, of Austin, Minn., and Susan Eubanks and her husband, Raymond, of Alton; two sons, Raymond Robinson of Remsen and David Robinson and his wife, Deb, of Kingsley; 13 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two brothers, Elmer Maass and his wife, Alma, of Remsen, and Wayne Maass and his wife, Judith, of Los Angeles, Calif.; and two sisters, Ruth Anderson and her husband, Burton of Le Mars and Helen Bottjen of Remsen.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Glen; a great-grandson, Coy; and a brother, Roy Maass.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at Christ Lutheran Church in Remsen with the Rev. Robert Eggers officiating. Burial will be at the Remsen City Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Thursday at Christ Lutheran Church in Remsen, with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m., and a prayer service set for 7 p.m. The Rohde-Earnest Funeral Home of Kingsley is in charge of arrangements.