Herbert J. Robbins

September 25, 1930 ~ February 2, 2019 (age 88)

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Herbert J. Robbins


Age 88, beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, February 2, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Hilde; children, Liza Robbins-Theuman (John Theuman), Paul (Carolyn) Robbins and Joel (Michael Linder) Robbins; grandchildren, Alex (Sarah), Ben, Emily (Sam) and Lindsay. Herb was a Veteran of the United States Army during the Korean War. He enjoyed a lengthy career with Clute Motor Co. He was a long time member of Congregation Shomray Hadath (Kol Ami) and the West Elmira Fire Department. Herb’s most joyous times were spent with his wife, children, grandchildren and friends. GRAVESIDE FUNERAL SERVICES WITH FULL MILITARY HONORS WILL BE HELD IN FRANKLIN STREET CEMETERY, ELMIRA ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2019 @ 1:00PM. RABBI DR. OREN STEINITZ OFFICIATING. FLOWERS ARE GRATEFULLY DECLINED. Those wishing may make a memorial contribution in Herb’s memory to the Arnot Health Heart and Vascular Institute 600 Roe Ave Elmira, NY 14901 or to Congregation Kol Ami 1008 W. Water Street Elmira, NY 14905. 

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Graveside Service
February 4, 2019

1:00 PM
Franklin Street Cemetery

Elmira, NY 14904

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