Arthur J. Robbins, Jr., 82 years of age, passed away Tuesday July 28, 2020 at his home in Shalersville. Born on April 2, 1938 in Point Marion, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Arthur J. and Barbara (Reposkey) Robbins, Sr. Arthur grew up in Pennsylvania, and was a graduate of Point Marion High School. He served his country with honor from 1956-1964 in the U.S. Army. A resident of Shalersville since 1977, Mr. Robbins had been employed at Ohio Bell Telephone, A.T.&T. and Lusant Technology retiring after 33 years, following which he then worked at Delta Systems for 18 years until his retirement. He was a true handyman, accomplished artist with his drawing abilities, enjoyed collecting classic cars, bowling, and drag racing at Drag Way 42. On April 26, 1969, he married Alice (Romesburg) Robbins who survives at their home. His son Artie (Ellen Cook) Robbins of Shalersville, grandchildren Courtney and Kevin Robbins, and brother Donald (Rosemary) Robbins of California also survive. In addition his sister-in-laws Linda Connelly, Mary Jane Romesburg, Betty Ann Colebank, and many nieces, nephews and cousins survive. Visitation will be Sunday from 2:00 P.M.-4:00 P.M. at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service, 4668 Pioneer Trail at the corner of St.Rt. 44, Mantua, Ohio 44255, where his funeral service will be held Monday August 3, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. Final resting place will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Shalersville where the U.S. Army Honor Guard Team, assisted by Mantua American Legion Post No. 193 will provide military honors. Face masks and social distancing will be observed at all times.
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