Obituary: Kathryn Lenore Robinson, 88, of Shelton

Kathryn Lenore Robinson, 88, of Shelton and Mt Kisco, NY, beloved mother of Gerard Robinson, James (Karen) Robinson, all of Atlanta, GA; Kevin (Cindy) Robinson of Shelton; and Laura (Tom) Travers, of Westfield, NJ, passed away Saturday September 27th of natural causes. She is the former wife of Frank W. Robinson, whom she married in 1950.

After years as a homemaker, she made her career as an accountant, spending 20 years with The Christian Herald Association of Chappaqua, NY.

She is survived by seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren: Jamie and Brad Podraza of Atlanta, GA; Jessica and Brian Brouillard, also of Atlanta, GA; James Robinson, Jr of Brooklyn, NY; Kathryn and Abhi Sharma, also of Brooklyn, NY; Kelly Travers and Sarah Travers of Westfield, NJ; and Kevin Robinson of Shelton. Her great grandchildren include Avery, Luke and Connor Podraza and Sydney and Jack Brouillard, all of Atlanta, GA.

She is predeceased by her sisters Bobbie Kirchoff and Patricia Gille and survived by a brother, Russell Roach of Long Island, NY. They grew up in Depression-era NY, together with their mother, Selena Roach. Her father died when she was three years old.

She lived in Shelton with her youngest son and caregiver, Kevin Robinson and his family, for the past ten years. She was greatly loved and will be truly missed.

Funeral arrangements are being handled by Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Rd, Shelton.

Visitation hours at the funeral home are Wednesday October 1st from 4-7 pm. Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral mass on Thursday, October 2nd at 11:30 am directly at St. Lawrence Church, 505 Shelton Ave., Shelton.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Griffin Hospital Cancer Center, 130 Division Street, Derby, CT 06418.

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