unknown - July 17, 2013
Grace C. “Gay” Robinson, 87, formerly of East Syracuse, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at The Nottingham Residential Health Care Facility in Jamesville. Gay was born Sept. 22, 1925, the daughter of Wilfred and Elsie Cameron in Schenectady, N.Y. Gay was united in marriage with John L. Robinson in Schenectady in 1953 until his death in 2003.
Gay was a graduate of Syracuse University and was previously a member of the Fayetteville United Methodist Church. Gay spent most of her life as a homemaker.
She is survived by her daughter, Tracy (Joseph) Schlimmer of Cortland; her son, Peter Robinson of Peru; and her sister, Marilyn Noel of Maine. Gay is also survived by her grandchildren, Joseph, Michael, Francis, Benedict, Mary and Theresa Schlimmer as well as Catherine Robinson. She is also survived by her Trustee and “guardian angel” Jim Kraus.
Private services were arranged by Eaton-Tubbs Fayetteville Chapel. Grace was interred in the family plot located at Memory Gardens in Albany, N.Y.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to The Loretto Foundation, 700 E. Brighton Ave., Syracuse, NY 13205-2201 in Gay’s memory. The family would like to extend a special thank you to the nurses, aides and staff at The Nottingham for the care and compassion provided to Gay over the past several years. For a guest book, please visit: scheppfamily.com.