Colonel William C. Robinson

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“I have fond memories of "Uncle Robbie" from my early days in Arlington, VA. My father, Thomas A. Miller, Col. USAF retired/deceased, worked with...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Gail Miller Richardson - Bozeman, MT

“My best wishes to everyone at this time. Bill was great friend who welcomed me into Rotary and into his teaching program at GW. I will always...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: John Chappelear - Jakcsonville, FL

“My prayers and strength to the family through these sad times. Your dad, like mine, were very special in their lives. It shows in the love and unity...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Roger Brink - Bodega Bay, CA

“To the Robinson Family, My sincere condolences on the death of your Father. I have know him since Pentagon days and have since kept in touch when...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Gloria Norris - Alexandria, VA

“Neil and Steve, I send you my sympathetic condolences upon the death of your father. Sincerely, Jim Pattisall ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Jim Pattisall - Falls Church, VA

“On behalf of the Air Force Public Affairs Alumni Association, I want to convey our condolences to Colonel Robinson's family, and to express our deep...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Mark Foutch - Olympia, WA

“Dear Neil and Judy, We have fond memories of spending an evening with your dad, sharing our views of world history. He was an important part of...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Jo and "Hank" Henry - Roaring Gap, NC

“Judy and Neil, It was our honor to meet your dad at your home on two differenct occasions. He was truly a gentleman, kind and caring towards us....Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Joan and Bill Carroll - MD

“Bill, we all shall miss you in Rotary. You were a true mentor to me and many Rotarians. We shall miss your smile and positive attitude I know that...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Jim Aldige - Alexandria, Va., VA

“Bill You were one of the greats. When I joined Rotary in 1996 you basically held my hand and taught me the ropes. You always had a smile for...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Donna & Joe Wilson - Alexandria, VA

“Bill You were the epitome of a true Rotarian giving 'Service above Self' in all that you did. An officer and a real gentleman whom we both loved...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Stuart Matthews - Arlington, VA

“We will miss this great gentleman. It was an honor to know him and call him a friend. Today, and going forward we will celebrate his life and the...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: George Morgan - Sewickley, PA

“Neil and Steve, your father and my uncle Robbie will never be forgotten and will always be my inspiration for Service to our country. I will miss...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Bonnie - Knoxville, TN - Niece


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On November 12, 2012 of The Fairfax Retirement Home at Fort Belvoir at the age of 93.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Jane Fraley Robinson. He is survived by his children, Neil (Judy) and Steve (Pam Ryan) Robinson; brother John (Nemo) Robinson; as well as many cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Friends may call on Thursday, November 15, 2012 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM at Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home, 1500 W. Braddock Rd., Alexandria, VA 22302. Funeral services will be held on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 11 AM at Grace Episcopal Church, 3601 Russell Road, Alexandria, VA 22305. Interment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery with full military honors at a later date .

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to either Alexandria Rotary Club Scholarship Fund, Inova Health Foundation, or The Jane Fraley Robinson '42 Scholarship Fund at McDaniel College in Westminster, MD.

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Arlington National Cemetery

Arlington, VA