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RALPH KLEIN ROBINSON

Posted on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 12:49 pm

Ralph Klein Robinson, age 88, of 2201 Koch’s Lane, Quincy, died Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 2:21 a.m. in Blessing Hospital.
Visitation was held  Sunday, May 4, from  2 p.m. to  5 p.m. at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home.
Funeral services were held at  2 p.m. on Monday, May 5, at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jerry Gamm officiating.
Entombment was in the Quincy Memorial Park Mausoleum.
He was born Jan. 28, 1926 in Higbee, the son of William Henry and Edna Louise Klein Robinson.
On Aug. 10, 1952, he married JoAnn Kerr in Bowling Green.  She survives.
Mr. Robinson was a route salesman for Purity Bakery and retired in 1986.  He was a member of the Curryville Baptist Church.  He was a former member of the American Legion and the Elks Lodge.  Mr. Robinson was an avid bass fisherman and loved flower gardening and working in the yard. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II.
In addition to his wife, survivors include: twin sons: Robert J. (Belinda) and James D. (Tia) Robinson, both of Hannibal; four nephews: Scott (Crystal) Robinson of  Moberly, Greg (Nancy) Robinson of St. Louis,  Mark Robinson of Cottonwoods Falls, Kan., and LeRoy (Amy) Kerr of Bowling Green; his niece, Susan Orf of Bowling Green; and a step grandson, Nathan Rusk of Nashville, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers: Donald William and Glenn Robert Robinson.
Memorials may be made to the Quincy Humane Society or American Cancer Society.
Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors were in charge of arrangements. www.hansenspear.com