Robinson, Mary

September 03, 1927 ~ July 09, 2022

ROBINSON, Viola “Mary” – It is with heavy hearts the family of Mary Robinson announces her passing at Fiddick’s Nursing Home, Petrolia on July 09, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Clayton Robinson (1994). Loving mother of Gary (Carol) Robinson, Connie (Mike) Courtney, Cheryl (Peter) McGuire, Mari Lynn (Terry) Harris, Wade (Diane) Robinson and Joyce (John) VanKlaveren. Special grandma of 17, great grandma of 28 and great great grandma of 1. Dear sister of Evelyn (Phil) Lawrence, Beverley (Pat) Jennings, sister-in-law of Tammy Jennings and Brother-in-law of Don Bauer. Predeceased by parents Harold and Ethel Jennings, grandchild Arthur Courtney, brother Fred Jennings and sister Lois Bauer. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Mary will be missed by all who knew her.

Friends and family will be received at Steadman Brother’s Funeral home, Brigden on Sunday, July 10, 2022 from 3pm to 7pm and Monday, July 11, 2022 from 10am to 11 am.

Funeral Service
A funeral service will take place on Monday, July 11, 2022 at 11am at Steadman Brother’s Funeral Home, Brigden with a private graveside service to follow.

The funeral service will be available on Zoom –

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Zion Free Methodist Church, Moore Agriculture Society-Home Craft Division, or charity of choice.

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  1. To Connie and family,
    So sorry to just find out about Mary’s passing. She was a lovely lady and an even better Tupperware representative as she is forever etched in my mind. She will be deeply missed.

  2. Mary will be missed. Many fond memories of making pies at the Brigden Fairgrounds with Mary. She always had a smile and encouragement. Cherish your fond memories.

  3. My deepest Sympathy to all of Mary’s family.A beautiful lady inside and out with a million dollar smile that could light up a room. Will be missed by all that knew her!! Positive thoughts and prayers go out to your family!! Hugs

  4. My sincere sympathies to the family. Mary was a lovely lady with a beautiful smile.

  5. My sincere sympathy to all. Mary seemed to always have a smile and encouraging word. I have such fond memories, believe it or not, as the best Tupperware Lady around!! Thinking of you all. Cherish all your special memories…

  6. Joyce, John and family. Please accept our sincere condolences in the passing of your Mom and Grandmother. Alice and Len

  7. I am so sorry to hear of Mary’s passing. She was one amazing lady. I was very blessed to have known her. What a heart break this must be for all of the families.

  8. My sympathy and condolences to all of the Robinson family. Thoughts and prayers to all of you. Gwen Mullin (Evans)

  9. To the Robinson family: thinking about you during this time. Many fond memories of visiting your farm and always having a chat at Maple Grove Christian Retreat Centre.
    Yvonne Carne Camplin Taylor

  10. My sincere condolences to the Robinson family. I have such fond memories of our family visits at the farm. Aunt Mary always greeted us with a big smile, hugs and lots of delicious food. My heart goes out to you at this time of sorrow.

  11. My heart goes out to all the family. I have so many memories growing up in the area. Sending our thoughts and prayers.

  12. My heart goes out to Mary’s family at this difficult time. Praying that you have the peace and comfort that God gives at this time knowing that she is with the Lord. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  13. Sending condolences and love to the Robinson family. Mary was such an integral part of Zion. We are sorry to miss her homecoming service. You have our sympathy ♥️

  14. To the Robinson clan,
    Aunt Mary was a phenomenal woman. I remember us visiting the farm on summer holidays and feeling like part of your family (even bigger than ours!). We always went back to Ottawa with a bit more Tupperware! Aunt Mary and Uncle Clayton were always so welcoming, and there was always laughter in your house. Thinking of you all at this difficult time.

  15. Condolences to the Robinson Family, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Definitely the matriarch has left the building but a lifetime of life’s experiences have been left as a guide. Mary was one of a kind that shared knowledge freely. RIP
    Dennis & Shari Robinson

  16. My sincere sympathy to the Robinson family on the loss of a wonderful lady. She will be missed.

  17. So very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you. Remembering the good times and happy memories will surely bring you peace and comfort. 🙏🏻

  18. My condolences to all thr Robinson Family. Mary was a truly amazing womem and welcomed everyone with open arms. She always made time to come she me and have a visit when I attended events at the fair grounds. What a lovely lady and will definitely be greatly missed. Sending all my love and thoughts ❤ with you all.

  19. So sorry to read of your Mother’s passing Connie and Mike. It is always difficult when you lose a parent. My
    sympathy to the whole family. Blessings.


  20. Sincerest sympathy to the Robinson Family.
    Mary will be remembered for her kindness, wisdom, and smile.
    Mary’s light will shine through her family of whom she was immensely proud.
    Bill & Patricia Truesdale

  21. Sorry we will be unable to be with you this weekend. Know you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time

  22. Our deepest sympathies to all of the Robinson Family.
    Mary was a wonderful lady, whom had a big heart. She loved to encourage everyone. She had a beautiful smile. She will be greatly missed.
    All our love,

  23. To the Robinson families, we were sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. Thought’s and prayers to you all. She was a special lady. Always a smile and friendly conversation. She will be missed by all. Larry and Patty Morrow

  24. Joyce & John: So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. Thinking of you and your family at this sad time. – Sharon & Ross

  25. To the Robinson family Thinking of you, sorry for your loss. Gord and Margaret Hayes

  26. Deepest sympathies to all the Robinson family. Many great memories of your mom and all the community work she contributed toward. RIP Mary
    Penny & Don Phillips

  27. To all of Mary’s family,
    Your mom had the sweetest smile and warmest heart. She will be dearly missed by all those who had the pleasure of knowing her. Brigden has lost a great lady. With love, Dave and Jill Arnold

  28. To the Robinson Family. On behalf of my Mother Shirley Humphrey and my daughter Mary Brown and my sisters Lorna Ryan and Donna Derbyshire and myself may we offer our deepest condolences in the loss of Mary. She was a super great lady and I had many years working with her in tupperware. She will be greatly missed. In our thoughts and prayers as the family face the days ahead. RIP Mary you are greatly loved. Hugs!

  29. So sorry to hear of your Moms passing. She had a very great life. We all remember her for her help at Brigden Fair. Another great one passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Gord and Barb Leaper.

  30. MariLynn, Terry & family. So sorry for the loss of your Mom. We are thinking of you during this sad & difficult time.

  31. Our deepest condolences to all the families Mary is a special lady who will be missed by many. Our thoughts are with you all.

  32. Oh Joyce we’re so sorry to hear about your beautiful mother’s passing. Our heartfelt condolences to you, John and the whole family.

  33. So sorry to hear about your mom and grandmother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time – Marion and Gord

  34. Deepest sympathies to each of you in the loss of your sweet mother, grandma, great grandma and great great grandma. Mary was one of the sweetest and most pleasant women I had the pleasure of knowing. May God give you peace during this most difficult season.

  35. Sending our condolences to you Wade and the family on the passing of your Mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. ❤️

  36. Ron and I send our deepest sympathy and hugs to all your family. Mary was such a great lady, she always had a smile and kind word. She will be missed by all of us. Forever in our hearts.💕 Ron&Terry

  37. Our thoughts are with your family at this time. May the many memories of your time with such a wonderful mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and great, great grandmother make you smile at the most surprising moments. Mary was a friend to many and a devoted volunteer. She will be missed.

  38. Connie, Mike and family so very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing, she was a beautiful lady.

  39. To the entire Robinson family you are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Mary was such a sweet lady and always enjoyed chatting with her at your family functions. She will definitely be missed by so many! Mark, Souzanne Austin and Rachel Annett

  40. Dear family of Mary Robinson,
    Our hearts are sad to hear of Mary’s passing. She was a wonderful and kind lady. We will miss her.
    Our condolences to all of you. We are praying for comfort and strength for each one of you.
    Love, Harriet and Mike Nagle

  41. Wade and Diane, I offer my sympathy and prayers at this time of loss. May you always cherish the memories of a wonderful mom and grandma.

  42. Connie, Mike, and family,
    So sorry to read about the passing of your mother/mother-in-law/grandmother. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. May pleasant memories bring you peace.
    Michael and Cathy