ROBINSON, Francis (Butch) was taken from us on Sunday, October 13, 2012 surrounded by his loving family at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre.  He was predeceased by his parents John and Gladys Robinson, sisters Margaret Robinson, Kathleen Clark and his brother John Robinson.  Butch leaves behind his loving spouse Heather, sons Steven Robinson (Kathy), Michael Robinson (Susan), Adam Robinson (Lillian) and daughters Angela McBain (Kelly) and Cindy Porter (Ron).  He is also survived by brothers Herbert, Donald and George Robinson and sisters Annie May Wright and Lillian Conley.  He was a wonderful grandfather to seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.  Please join the family on Sunday, October 21, 2012 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Donwood Community Centre, County Road Four to celebrate his life with us.  If desired, directions to the gathering, condolences to the family or donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation may be made at or by calling the COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME, at (705) 742-1875. A special thank you is extended to the attending physicians and compassionate nursing staff of the Palliative Care Unit of the Peterborough Regional Health Centre.

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