John Robinson

ERLANGER – John Ray Robinson, 57, of Villa Hills, passed away on Friday December 7, 2012 at St. Elizabeth Hospice in Edgewood. He was a customer service representative with Fidelity Investments in Covington, KY.

Mr. Robinson graduated from Franklin Co. High School and was the biggest UK fan. He played basketball his freshman year for UK and belonged to the SAE Fraternity in College. Mr. Robinson was a supporter of Covington Catholic Athletics Program and the Norte Dame High School Theater Program, and was a parishioner at St. Joseph Church in Crescent Springs, KY.

He is survived by the mother of his children, Linda Robinson of Villa Hills, KY; sons, Jonathan and Michael Robinson of Villa Hills, KY; daughter, Katie Robinson of Villa Hills, KY; mother and step-father, Carolyn (Fred) Pless of Rockwell, NC; brother, Michael Robinson of Frankfort, KY; and sisters, Teresa Yagel and Tammy Hurst both of Frankfort, KY.

Visitation will be Friday, December 14, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Linnemann Funeral Homes, Erlanger, KY. Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday December 15, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Church in Crescent Springs, KY.

Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Elizabeth Hospice or the Christopher Todd Grant Memorial Fund c/o The Cincinnati Scholarship Foundation 602 Main St., Suite 1000 Cincinnati, OH 45202.

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