May 30, 2020

Barry G. Robinson

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Barry G. Robinson, 80, of Riverside, died peacefully on May 9, 2020 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Katherine (Bogoian) Robinson.

Born in Philadelphia, PA, a son of the late Keith and Ethel Robinson, he lived in Riverside since 1986.

Mr. Robinson was a Store Manager and then went onto become a District Manager for the F.W. Woolworth Co. from 1960-1984, he then was a Distributor at Voortman Ltd. from 1985-1991, was the owner of Lindy’s Deli Co. from 1991-2005 and was a Department Manager for the A.C. Moore Store from 2005-2019.

Barry was a former Mason. He enjoyed gardening, woodworking and watching football.

Besides his wife of 60 years, he is survived by a son, Barry G. Robinson Jr. and his wife Rachel of Norwalk, CT; two daughters, Lisa G. Wilson and her husband Scott of Carthage, ME and Tracey A. Faria and her husband Jonathan of Bristol; nine grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

A private family graveside service will be held in North Burial Ground Cemetery, Providence. A Celebration of his Life will be held at an appropriate future date. Contributions in Barry’s memory to the St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 would be deeply appreciated.

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