Jack Warren Robinson, 78, of Collinsville, passed away at 6:43 a.m. Sunday, May 12, 2013, at Cedarhurst Assisted Living & Memory Care Center, Collinsville.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at J.W. Neal Funeral Home, Louisville. Interment will be in Orchard Hill Cemetery, Louisville. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to St. John’s Community Care of Collinsville and will be received at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.jwnealfuneralhome.net.
Jack was born Oct. 4, 1934, in Louisville, the son of Loren and Inez (Bryan) Robinson. He married Mary Anne Tickel on April 3, 1960, in Dyersburg, Tenn. She preceeded him in death on Oct. 11, 2011. He was retired from Maryland Casualty after 37 years and from the Missouri Employers Mutual Insurance Co. He was a member of Meadows Heights Baptist Church of Collinsville, a past master and 50-year member of Collinsville Lodge 712 A.F. & A.M., a member of Collinsville York Rite and Granite City York Rite, a member of York Rite College 33 and the K.Y.C.H., a past patron and member of Collinsville Eastern Star and a member New Hope Eastern Star in Granite City. He was a past watchman of New Hope Eastern Star in Granite City. He was a past watchman of Purity White Shrine in Collinsville and a member of Hanna White Shrine in Highland.
Jack is survived by daughter, Cheryl (Mike) Palmer of St. Genevieve, Mo.; brother, Harold (Betty) Robinson of Louisville; sister, Aretha (Harold) Young of Louisville; and two grandchildren, Katelyn Palmer and Rachael Palmer of St. Genevieve, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; infant daughters, Ruth Ann Robinson and Sharon Kay Robinson; sister-in-law, Doris Robinson; father-in-law, Harold Tickle Sr.; and mother-in-law, Aleta Tickle.
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