Waterloo – Frederick Howard Robson, Sr., 92, died Thursday (June 28, 2012) at his home.
In honor of Fred’s wishes, there will be no calling hours. The graveside service will be at the convenience of the family in Maple Grove Cemetery in Waterloo.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to West Fayette Presbyterian Church, 1063 Rt. 336, Geneva, 14456; LifetimeCare Hospice, 3111 Winton Road South, Rochester, 14623-9915; and Pathway Home P.O. Box 516, Seneca Falls, 13148.
Frederick was born October 21, 1919 in Geneva, the son of Howard R. and Dagmar Larsen Robson. Fred was a lifelong resident of the Waterloo area and has owned and operated his own farm since 1945.
He is survived by sons, Frederick H. (Kathleen Koch) Robson, Jr., James (Katherine Strally) Robson and William (Cully Semans) Robson all of Waterloo; daughters, Linda (Gary) Milliman of Waterloo, Elaine Robson of Clermont, FL, and Joanne (Stephen) Villemez of Mt. Belvieu, TX; grandchildren, Kari (Damon) Gauntt, Lisa Middei Manfredi (Gianni), Timothy (Valerie) Robson, Michael (Hillary) Robson, Matthew Robson (fiancee, Catherine Klass), Melissa Robson, Kevin Featherly Robson, and Kyle Featherly Robson; great-grandchildren, Giulia Middei, Isabella Middei, Clarissa Robson, Nathan Robson, Chase Robson, Sage Robson, Kindall Gauntt, and Zachary Gauntt; sister, Marian Stephens of Clifton Springs; sister-in-law, Laura Robson of Waterloo; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was predeceased by his wife, Kathryn, whom he married August 8, 1941; brother, Charles Robson; and sister, Clara Harris.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Coe-Genung Funeral Home in Waterloo.