April 21 1935 May 17 2020
Obituary Charles Anthony “Tony” Robinson, Jr., age 85, of Springfield, Missouri, passed away at 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 17, 2020, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mt. Vernon, Missouri. He was born April 21, 1935, in Milton, Massachusetts, the son of Dr. Charles and Pauline (Hopkins) Robinson, Sr. Tony was a 1953 graduate of Milton Academy in Milton, Massachusetts, and was a retired Aviator for the United States Army. He was a highly decorated helicopter pilot serving three terms in Vietnam. After retiring he was a contract Manager for the United States Air Force. On September 30, 1979, he married Mary Trobaugh in Kansas City, Missouri. Tony is survived by his wife of 40 years, Mary; two sons, Christopher Robinson of Kanas City, Missouri and Charles Robinson III of San Diego, California; two daughters, Cynthia Williams and Karin Reed, both of Kansas City, Missouri; one sister, Carol Spangenberg of Cambridge, Massachusetts; ten grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Tony was preceded in death by his parents, Charles, and Pauline and two brothers, Henry, and Paul Robinson. A private family burial will be held at a later date at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri. Arrangements are under the direction of the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, Missouri. Online condolences may be shared at this website. To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Charles “Tony” Robinson, Jr., please visit our Tribute Store. Events Final Resting Place Missouri Veterans Cemetery 5201 S. Southwood Springfield, MO 65804 Get directions View MapTextEmail
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Charles Tony Robinson Jr April 21 1935 May 17 2020.
Death notice for the town of: Mt Vernon, state: Missouri