Lee Robbins

Robbins, Lee Born to Eternal life and reunited with loved ones on Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at the age of 79. He was surrounded by family. Loving brother of Gene (Ellen) Robbins and brother-in-law to Ken Aubol. Dear uncle to Allan, Robert (Debbie), Ken, Barb (Robin), Robb, Mark (Kelly) and Marty (Sandy). Lee also leaves great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Earl and Clincie Robbins, a sister June Aubol and by his beloved friend and partner Ron Easterday. A proud Air Force veteran and "Atomic Vet"; Lee served with the 33rd Weather Squadron from 1953 to 1960. He was discharged as a Staff Sergeant. He went on to work for Easterday Fluid Technology and retired as CEO after over 26 years. Lee enjoyed time spent at his Crandon, WI cottage and his friends "up-north" the Bauknecht's. He loved traveling with Ron, and the two visited Miami Beach, California, Mexico, Puerto Rico and all places warm and sunny. He will be sadly missed. The family thanks the staff of St. Luke's Hospital. Visitation will be in WHITNALL PARK LUTHERAN CHURCH, (5847 Lilac Lane, Hales Corners, WI 53130) on Saturday, January 19, 2013, from 9 to 10:45 AM. A funeral service with full military honors will follow at 11 AM. Private interment in Westlawn Memorial Park, Racine.

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Jan. 18, 2013