Robinson, David Laverne

December 07, 1928 ~ April 09, 2019

ROBINSON, David Laverne – age 90, of R.R.#1 Corunna, passed away peacefully at Bluewater Health, Sarnia on Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Beloved husband to the late Marian Katherine Robinson (Jarvis) (2011). Loving father of Marina (Michael) Carriere of Powell River, B.C., Linda (Mark) Taylor of Carshalton Beeches, England, U.K. and Julia (Steve) Cardiff of Petrolia. Cherished grandfather of Dana (Rachelle) Carriere, Emily (Kyle) Runzer, Conrad (Alyssa) Carriere, Albert Cardiff and Lily Cardiff. Great-grandfather to Max, Robin, Eliza, Finn and Olivia. Dear brother of the late Gerald (Marilyn) Robinson, the late Jack (Pat) Robinson, the late Joyce (the late Bill) Vail, late Clyde Robinson, Shirley (Leo) White, the late June (the late Orville) North, Bill (Marion) Robinson. Loved uncle of several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents George Dickson and Stella Willougheby (nee Mock) Robinson. He will also be greatly missed by Bibi Ali and her family. Dave lived a vibrant life and was deeply committed to his family, friends and community and spent countless hours volunteering his limitless energy to others.

Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm.

Funeral Details
Funeral service will be held Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 11:00 am from the funeral home. Interment in Burns Cemetery.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Lambton United Church Centre,

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  1. Marina, Linda and Julia so sorry for your loss of your dad. Uncle Dave was a great person. Lots of memories to cherish. He will be sadly missed ❤️ Huge hugs Sue & Mark St Pierre and Rachael & Justin Gingras and girls

  2. Marina, Linda, and Julia, So sorry to read of the passing of your Dad. He was a special man with one of the biggest hearts I have met. My sympathy to you and your families

  3. I have gotten to know Dave over the past couple years as we worked together at Lambton Centre. His love and generosity have been an inspiration to me. I truly believe that his spirit will continue to live on as it touches the lives of those who visit Lambton Centre. Thank you for sharing Dave with us.

  4. Such a stellar great fellow, he will be missed. The community will miss his presence, a void not easily filled.

  5. Dave will certainly be missed by the volunteers at the United Church Center. He always seem to have a project on the go to raise money or make improvements to the camp.. I’m glad I had the opportunity to get to know this wonderful man.

  6. So sorry to hear of the loss of your father Marina ,Linda, & Julia He was a great man and will be missed by many

  7. Deeply sorry for the loss of a great man. It was wonderful to work along side of Dave at the Church Centre. He will be greatly missed

  8. So sorry to hear about the passing of David. I only knew David from when he would come into LMV to visit his Wife Marion. I use to look after Marion when she was there. David was such a sweet man and loved his wife and everyone. David would bring in his Rhubard to the home for the ladies to make there Rhubard Pies every year. David will be missed by so many. Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Maureen Bailey from AEC Day Program in Petrolia