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(December 23, 1929 – September 15, 2015)

Charles Wellington Robinson, 85, of Midland passed away peacefully at his son?ÇÖs home on Tuesday, September 15, 2015. Charles was born on December 23, 1929 in Midland to the late Charles W. and Ruth (Fraizee) Robinson. Charles served his country in the United States Navy. He then worked in the instrument department for Dow Chemical. Charles enjoyed gardening, the outdoors, inventing gadgets and square dancing.Charles is survived by his wife, Nona Robinson, sons; Russ (Penny) Robinson, Dale Robinson and Carl (Ruth) Robinson, step-children, Darryl (Jeri) Smith and Debra Root. He is also survived by his grandchildren; Daniel, Dustin, Matthew, Mitchell, Lisa, and Jim, great grand-children; Brayden Jonathan, Eli, Genevieve and Aubrey.Charles was predeceased by his sisters; Gladys Peterson, Jewel Noirot, Leah Braun and Rada Miller.A Funeral Service will be held at Smith Miner Funeral Home on Saturday, September 19, 2015 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Chris Lauckner officiating. Friends may visit with the family on Saturday from 10 AM until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider MidMichigan Home Care or the Toni & Trish House. Online condolences can be offered at smithminer.com.