Calvin Robinson 1925-2019 | Obituary | St. Joseph Mo

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Calvin Robinson family at this time. We thank them for thinking of our children and supporting our mission during their time of loss by suggesting donations to the Noyes Home for Children.

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The Noyes Home for Children
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St. Joseph Mo. 64506

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Calvin Robinson Jr. 94, of Faucett, passed away Monday, May 20, 2019, at his home.

He was born Jan. 5, 1925, in Faucett, son of the late Loraine and Calvin Robinson Sr. He graduated from Faucett High School and married Mary Jo O’Conner on June 23, 1945. He served in the Army and is a veteran of the World War II. He retired after 30 years of service from Boehringer Ingelheim. He enjoyed going to auctions, restoring furniture, and farming, and he was a Christian.

Calvin was preceded in death by: his parents; sons, Thomas Dale Robinson, and Patrick Eugene Robinson; grandparents who raised him, Clarence and Vena Rose; great grandson, Ryan Douglas Pinson; and brother, Marlin Robinson.

Survivors include: wife, Mary Jo Robinson of the home; granddaughters, Kristie (Doug) Pinson and Holly (Terry) Soule; grandson, Jeff Robinson, Faucett; great grandson, Christopher (Amber) Pinson; great-great granchildren, Noah and Wrigley; brother, C.H. Robinson; and daughter in law, Dixie Robinson; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services: 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Rupp Funeral Home, Rev. Greg Smith officiating.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday at the Rupp Funeral Home.

The Interment will be at the Halleck Cemetery.

Memorials are requested to the Friends of the Shelter, the Noyes Home, or Charity of Donor’s Choice. Online condolence and obituary at

As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.