Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
March 6, 2014 11:01 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — Kathryn L. Robinson, 95, of Mount Vernon, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at the Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon. Kathryn was born Aug. 17, 1918, in Knox County, to Rex and Essie (Carr) Ackerman, and had spent her lifetime in Knox County.

She was a member of the Salem United Methodist Church near Fredericktown.

Surviving are her son-in-law and caregiver, Dale Black of Mount Vernon; and grandchildren, Melanie and Jared Black. She was preceded in death by her husband, William “Billy” Robinson; her daughter, Brenda Black; sister, June Randall; and brothers, Alton Ackerman and Robert Ackerman.

There will be no calling hours. A service celebrating the life of Kathryn Robinson will be held at a later date.

The family would like to give a special thank you to Acclaim Hospice, Interim Healthcare and the Station Break.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Kathryn L. Robinson.

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