Charles Robinson Obituary, Death – On August 31, 2023, Charles Ray Robinson, Jr. (Charlie), 71, a lifelong resident of Perry, Ohio, passed away.He was born on June 3, 1952, to Charles Ray Robinson Sr. and Evelyn (Solosi) Robinson in Painesville, Ohio. After graduating from Perry High School in 1970, Charlie enlisted in the American Army and joined the Air Defense Artillery, Chaparral Unit as an SP4.Charlie was a longtime volunteer firefighter for the Perry Volunteer Fire Department, a member of Perry American Legion Post 697, a member of Boy Scout Troop 64 from Painesville, Ohio, and a parishioner at St. Cyprian Catholic Church in Perry, Ohio.
He also worked for the Perry Township Road Department for 30 years. He also loved gardening and sharing the harvest with his loved ones. He also loved hunting, collecting 1956 Ford Trucks, steam trains, and other hobbies.He is survived by wife, Mary Jo Robinson (Malone); children, Eric Rolf and his wife, Kirsten and Katy (Rolf) Horton and her husband Bryan; grandchildren, Max, Kyle, Luke, Harper, and Olive; mother, Evelyn M. Robinson; siblings, Cheryl Robinson Leovic (Robert Rideout, Jr.) and “Little Brother” Doug Rought; nephews, Daniel Leovic (Monica) and Michael Leovic (Alex Cable); great-nephew, Logan; great-niece, Avery.
Charlie’s father, Charles R. Robinson, Sr., maternal grandparents Frank and Anna Solosi, Ray and Mildred Robinson, and paternal grandparents Ray and Mildred Robinson all passed away before him.God’s love is bigger than our loss, which is immense.On September 13, 2023, at St. Cyprian Catholic Church, 4223 Middle Ridge Rd, Perry, Ohio, a memorial mass will be held at noon. A luncheon will be served in the church hall right after the service. At a later time, there will be a burial in Perry’s South Ridge Cemetery.The family wishes to express a special “Thank You” to the employees, residents, and visitors of Carrington Park in Ashtabula, Ohio, as well as to the whole Bella Care Hospice team in Ashtabula, Ohio.