Walter Harold Robinson, 88, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013.
He was born Oct. 25, 1924, in Williamsport, the son of Richard A. and Nancy M. (Parker) Robinson.
Walter was the husband of the late June W. Brown Robinson with whom he shared 44 years of marriage prior to her passing in 1994.
He was a life member of the Bethel A.M.E. Church where he was a Sunday school teacher in his younger years.
Walter retired from Wundies, Inc. in 1987 after more than 25 years of service as a supervisor.
He was a charter member and life member of the Edgar A. Stills Lodge No. 207 and held numerous positions within the lodge. He was Past Worshipful Master of the St. John Lodge. He was the bass singer in the Elks Quartet.
He is survived by a daughter, Nancy M. Westbrooks; a son, Walter H. Robinson II (Tara Haynes), both of Williamsport; four grandchildren, James D., LouShar M. Robinson, of Williamsport, Andre' M. Robinson (Brittany Parks), of Reading and Jazmine M. Robinson, of Charlotte, N.C.; two step-grandchildren, Jessica and Alycia Haynes, of Williamsport; two great grandchildren, Shamarya M. Robinson, of Williamsport, Kamryn M. Robinson, of Reading; one sister-in-law, Mrs. Martha Robinson, of Williamsport; along with many nieces and nephews.
Walter was predeceased by his parents; wife, June W. Robinson; daughter, Sue Ann Robinson; brothers, Bernard, Raymond, Alfred, John and Richard Robinson; and sisters, Beatrice Brown, Gladys Graves, Dorothy Robinson and Aucratta Robinson.
Relatives and friends are invited to Walter's Life Celebration service 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at the Bethel A.M.E. Church with an Elk Service at 10:30 a.m. A visitation will be from 9 until 11 a.m. Interment will be in Wildwood Cemetery.
Family suggests contributions can be made to the Bethel A.M.E. Church, 601 Hepburn St., Williamsport, PA 17701 or Alzheimers Assoc., 63 N. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
Arrangements are being handled by the James C. Maneval Funeral Home, Ltd., "A Life Celebration Home," 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport.
To share your fondest memory of Walter visit www.lifecelebration.com.