Larry Ray Robinson- age 78 of Farwell passed away on Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 at MidMichigan Medical Center in Midland surrounded by his family. Larry was born on August 30, 1940 to parents Earl Winford and Helen Cecil (George) Robinson in Detroit. He went to High School in Redford. Larry married Diane Kay Miller on May 26, 1962 in Detroit and together they raised five children. Larry was instrumental in the creation and subsequent opening of Auto Solutions in Farwell with his son Joe, and has made his living in Auto Repair and Auto Body Repair. Larry was a jokester, always making people laugh. He loved camping, going to the casino, was a Tiger and a Lions fan, and a huge Elvis fan. He took pride in his certificate of recognition for his performance as Elvis on the Las Vegas strip. More than anything in the world he dearly loved his family, his fur buddy Peanut and all animals. He leaves a huge void that will never be filled with his family that he leaves behind. He is survived by his beloved wife of 56 years, Diane, two sons; Larry Jr. (Becki) Robinson, Joe ( Tina Malzahn) Robinson, three daughters Kellee Robinson , Shelley (Greg) Randle, Kim ( Kevin) Hale , grandchildren; Sarah (Gary) Allbee, Bella Robinson, and Curtis Robinson, Andrew (Ashley) Weber, Chris (Emily) Weber, Brandon Weber, and Dustin (Sarah) Weber, Brody (Kayla) Randle, Kalyn Bazuin and Trey Bazuin, Phillip Hale and Britney Hale, eleven great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, and was proud to be called grandpa by seven foreign exchange students. A funeral is planned for Saturday, January 19th, 2019 at 12PM at the Campbell-Stocking Funeral Home in Farwell.Pastor Fred Slagle will officiate. Family and friends may visit on Friday, from 4 until 8PM. Please consider memorial donations to American Heart Association. Envelopes will be made available at the funeral home. Memories and condolences may be shared with Larry’s family online at www.CampbellStocking.com.
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