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1952 John 2024

John M. Robinson Sr.

December 9, 1952 — May 7, 2024

John M. Robinson Sr. was born on December 9, 1952, in Russel, Louisiana, He was raised with his siblings, Diedra, Thomas, and Kenny.
Educated through the Denver public school system, John developed a strong foundation that would serve him well throughout his career. He became a dedicated Mechanical Engineer, whose career at Frito Lay was marked by great success.
Known for his exceptional manners and kindness, he was respected by all who knew him. His family and friends will always remember him as a man valued spending quality time with loved ones.
John met Cynthia Byars in Denver, Colorado, they were blessed with the birth of Alesha and John Jr. This marriage was later dissolved. He then met Patricia Brown, and the couple enjoyed many years together. Being a blended family, their children quickly became close with one another.
One of his proudest accomplishments was becoming a grandfather and cherishing the moments spent with his grandchildren. He found joy in their presence and treasured every opportunity to bond with them.
In his free time, John enjoyed hanging out with friends such as Eddie Charles and playing pool. His warm personality and genuine nature, leave a lasting impact on everyone he met.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Gracie Hamlin.
John M. Robinson Sr. passed away on May 7, 2024, leaving behind a legacy of hard work, kindness, and love. He is survived by Patricia Brown Robinson, Alesha and John Jr., several aunts, cousins, and grandchildren.

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Monday, May 20, 2024

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