James "Jim" Weston Robinett
July 29, 1955 - October 25, 2012
James was born in Lynwood, CA. He spent his childhood years in Lakewood, CA where he was an Eagle Scout and water polo CIF All- American. He graduated from Lakewood High School in 1973. He resided in Lakewood Village, CA and owned Robinett Restaurants (McDonalds). James contributed immeasurably to the Bellflower Chamber of Commerce and Kiwanis Club. On any given day you could find him riding his Harley. He loved his bike, his family, and his cigars. He will be remembered by those whose lives he touched and truly missed by the love of his life, Lisa; daughter, Megan; son, James Weston Robinett II, Ashleigh, Jonathan; grandchildren, Carley, Jenna, Ryder; siblings, Gary and Susan Robinett (Grant, Matthew), Mike Robinett and Kristi Acton (Steven, Douglas, Tori), Tamara and Lonnie Wold (Michelle, Kyle), Christopher Robinett (Curtis, Alison), Colleen and Brian Meyers (Drew, Julianne), Timothy and Erica Robinett (Thomas, Emma, Jack, Piper); and his mother, Jeanne K. Robinett. He is preceded in death by his father, Clyde A. Robinett. A celebration of his life will be held at Monte Verde Park, 4626 Shadeway Rd. Lakewood, CA on Thursday, November 1st at 11 A.M. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to a Multiple Sclerosis Foundation and/or The
. Please sign the guest book.
Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram from October 30 to November 1, 2012