Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008
Former Fort Recovery resident Edward J. Robbins, 92, of The Gardens at St. Henry, died at 9:01 a.m. Jan. 21, 2008, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater.
He was born Oct. 18, 1915, in Fort Recovery, to Joseph and Frances Kuhl Robbins.
Survivors are a brother, Harold, San Diego, Calif.; and a sister-in-law, Betty, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Deceased are three brothers, Victor, the Rev. Charles and Elmer; and five sisters, Helen Werling, Lucy Jackson, Lillian Powell, Minnie Harris and Cleo Wappelhorst.
He was a retired farmer. He was a member of Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus, both of Fort Recovery.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church, the Rev. Charles Mullen officiating. Burial is at St. Marys Cemetery, Ft. Recovery.
Calling is 4-7 p.m. Wednesday and 9-10 a.m. Thursday at Brockman-Boeckman Funeral Home, Ft. Recovery. The Knights of Columbus will conduct a prayer service at 6:50 p.m. Wednesday.