Obituaries

Raymond "Abe" Robbins 1924 - 2011 Basehor

Memorial services for Raymond “Abe” Robbins, 86, Basehor, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, at Basehor Veterans of Foreign Wars, 2806 N. 155th St.
Mr. Robbins died Monday, Dec. 5, 2011, at Providence Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.
He was born Dec. 16, 1924, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Harry F. and Esther M. (Roberts) Robbins.
Mr. Robbins was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was founder of Abe Robbins & Sons Floor Service. In his spare time, he cared for fruit trees and grapevines, and also enjoyed making wine.
A son, Charles Ray Robbins, and a grandson preceded him in death.
Survivors include a daughter, Rebecca Walls; a son, Dennis P. Robbins Sr.; three brothers, Herbert Robbins, Donald Robbins and Charles Robbins; six grandchildren; and 15 grandchildren.
Kansas City Funeral Directors is handling arrangements.