2010-08-12 / Obituaries

Dorcus C. Robinson

Mercersburg, 69

Dorcas C. Robinson, 69, Mercersburg, died Monday, August 2, 2010, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born September 29, 1940, in Mercersburg, she was a daughter of the late Russell and Gladys Starliper Kaiser.

She and her husband owned and operated Don’s Greenhouse for 19 years. She was a member of Clayton Memorial Church of God of Mercersburg, where she was a former Sunday school teacher and participated in the ladies ministry. She enjoyed flowers, gardening and going to church.

Surviving are her husband, Donald D. Robinson, whom she married June 6, 1959; two sons: Christopher A. Robinson and Gregory D. Robinson, both of Mercersburg; grandchildren: Matthew Robinson, Christina Hornbaker, April Robinson, Deana Robinson and William Swisher; and a greatgrandson, Charles “Clyde” Richards; three brothers: Russell, Donald and Ronald Kaiser, all of Mercersburg; and a sister, Sandy (Mrs. John) Myers, Harrisonville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two children: Eugene L. Robinson, who died in 1987, and Lori Ann Robinson, who died in 1969; and a brother, Clifford Kaiser.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 7, at Clayton Memorial Church of God. Revs. Karen Ford, Matthew Robinson and Jack Cook officiated. Burial was made in Fairview Cemetery, Mercersburg.

Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg, was in charge of arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to to Clayton Memorial Church of God, 6701 Charlestown Road, Mercersburg, PA 17236.

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