This is the Memorial Obituary for my grandfather, Melvin Wallas Robinson
A Tribute published in the pages of THE STOCKTON RECORD, Stockton, Calif. June 18, 1965
Entered into Eternal Rest Thursday, June 17, 1965
M. W. ROBINSON Dies in Hospital; Rites Monday Melvin W. Robinson, 60 of 5433 Ardella, a retired machinist and welder for California Tractor Equipment Co., died yesterday in a local hospital. Mr. Robinson was a member of San Joaquin Lodge of Masons, Scottish Rites bodies and Ben Ali Temple of the Shrine. Surviving are his wife, Mabel; two children, Clayton W. Robinson of Stockton and Betty L. Robinson of Vallejo five brothers, Frank, Harold and Leonard Robinson, all of Iowa; Lloyd Robinson of Illinois; and Roy Robinson of Arkansas; three sisters, Lydia Wilson of Iowa; and Dortha Kennedy and Inez Harris, both of Stockton; and three grandchildren. Masonic rites will be held at 11 a.m., Monday in the chapel of Frisbie and Warren. Burial will be in Cherokee Memorial Park.