Mrs. Ione Robinson, age 96 of Grant, died Monday, September 27, 2010 in Grant. She was born Doris Ione McKinley in Grant, Michigan the daughter of Susie Anna (McInnis) and Robert Blaine McKinley on December 18, 1913. She married Carroll Robinson on August 25, 1936 in Grant and he preceded her in death on April 17, 1979 . She was a book keeper until her retirement. She was a member of Grant Community Church. She was a long time 4H leader in Ashland, a member of Ashland Grange, Michigan Farm Bureau, and The Order of the Eastern Star. She was also a former Ashland Township Treasurer. She is survived by her daughters Mary & Rodney Bellows of Cadillac, Marie & Alvin Hall of Muskegon, Marty & Richard Osburn of Fremont, Sue & Randy Derks of Fremont, her daughter‑in‑law Dawn Robinson of Grant, 7 Grandchildren, 14 Great Grandchildren, and her sister in law Ang McKinley of Muskegon. She was preceded in death by her husband Carroll Robinson, her son Harry Robinson and a granddaughter Shannon Hall. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 PM from the Grant Community Church, 115 W. State Rd. on Thursday, September 30, 2010 with Pastor Steve VanderWest officiating. Interment in Ashland Center Cemetery. Visitation will be held 6‑8 PM Wednesday at McKinley Funeral Home, Grant and 12:30 ‑ 1:30 PM Thursday at Grant Community Church. For memorials please consider Grant Community Church.
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