Marsha Lynn Robinson

Published: Monday, Oct. 29, 2012 8:37 a.m. CDT

Ms. Marsha Lynn Robinson, 50, of Morris, Ill., passed away Saturday morning, Oct, 27, 2012, at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home in Joliet.

Visitation and video tribute will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, at Reeves Funeral Home, 408 East Washington Street (one block east of Illinois 47) in Morris. Private family services will follow, with Pastor Steve Larson officiating. Burial will be in Sample Cemetery.

Born March 21, 1962, in Carbondale, Ill., Marsha is a daughter of Flora L. (Akins) Robinson of Morris and the late William F. Robinson. She was raised and educated in Morris; graduated from Morris High School; and continued on to obtain her bachelor’s degree in nursing. Marsha lived in Morris for the majority of her life, and over the years worked as a registered nurse at the Grundy County Home, Morris Hospital, and, most recently, Walnut Grove.

She will be remembered for her enjoyment of reading, camping, and fishing.

Survivors include her mother, Flora Robinson of Morris; three children, Jessica Robinson of Decatur, Ill., Brian Kowalzack of Coal City, Ill., and Ami Kowalzack of Morris; five grandchildren, Alexis, Isabelle, Brittany, Emma, and Annabelle; two sisters, Janice (Rick) Wawczak of Hayward, Wis., and Renae (Steve) Burkhead of Seneca, Ill,; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Marsha was preceded in death by her father, William F. Robinson.

Preferred memorials may be made as gifts in Marsha’s memory to Joliet Area Community Hospice, 250 Water Stone Circle, Joliet, Illinois 60431 (www.JolietHospice.org).

Friends may sign the online guestbook or send private condolences to the family by logging onto www.ReevesFuneral.com.

Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the direction and care of Reeves Funeral Homes Ltd. in Morris. For additional information, call the funeral home at (815) 942-2500.

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