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Obituary of George D. Robinson

George D. Robinson Sr., age 84, died peacefully at his home in Pitman on Saturday, February 9, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Frances (nee Panico), his sons; George Jr. (Judy) and Jim (Karen), grandchildren; Kristin Susini and Matthew Robinson, great grandchildren Callan and Orla Susini, and many great friends. He was predeceased by his brother Lawrence Robinson.

George graduated from Pitman High School, Class of 1953. Along with his wife Fran, he was involved with planning the class reunion and it was something they looked forward to each year. He enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1955 and was a member of the 530th FA MSL BN. George worked for Owens Illinois in Glassboro for 40 years before retiring.

After retirement, George enjoyed riding with the Retreads Motorcycle Club and would take memorable cycle trips with his son. His other hobbies included fishing and metal detecting with the South Jersey Metal Detecting Club.

Funeral services will be private. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60611 or Memories may be shared at

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