Jerald James Robinson

Jerald James Robinson

The Dalles, Oregon

December 29, 1939 - February 9, 2018

Jerald James “Jake” “Jerry” Robinson passed away on February 9, 2018, at Flagstone Memory Care of The Dalles, Ore. Jerald was born on December 29, 1939 and was 78 years of age at the time of his passing.

Jerry was born in Linn County, Ore., to Edward and Eva (Polland) Robinson, he was the youngest of ten children.

In 1991 he married Faith Eckman in Reno, Nev. Jerry worked for AMC/Chrysler Automotive on the production line and was an automatic transmission specialist. He enjoyed playing pool (billiard’s) and playing his guitar and singing.

While he had no children of his own he enjoyed time spent with his many nieces and nephews whom live in Oregon. He also enjoyed time with good friends, Joe and Brian (Joe lives in Colorado and Brian lives in Wisconsin but they have always stayed in touch with each other).

In addition to his wife, Faith who said “I’ve lost my husband and best friend” Jerry is survived by many nieces, nephews, good friends and his 14½ year old orange tabby cat “Sampson”.

There will be a service in May to celebrate Jerry’s life.

From Jerry’s family “we would like to thank Flagstone Memory Care and all the caregivers who were super with him and helped his transition from home to there – they were loving and caring.”

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