The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

October 25, 2013

Dorothy Robinson


Star Beacon

GENEVA — Dorothy "Gerry" Robinson, age 72, of Geneva, Ohio, passed away Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Rae Ann Geneva Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Geneva.

She was born March 22, 1941, in Williamsville, Ill., to Dorothy (Hornback) and Beldan Benham, and was a graduate of Baldwin Wallace University.

Dorothy was a nurse for 34 years at Geneva Memorial Hospital and retired in 2003.

Dorothy was a bowler, golfer and billiard player. She developed an interest in casinos and gaming.

She is survived by her life partner, Rudy Valich of Geneva; brother, Gerald Benham; brother-in-law, John Fitts; and nephews, Sean and Paul Fitts.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Ina Fitts; and nephew, Jay Fitts.

Friends will be received 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 27th, at THE BEHM FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 175 S. Broadway, Geneva.

Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 28th, at the Funeral Home. Final resting place will be at Perry Cemetery in Perry.

Contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice, 9775 Rockside Road #270, Valley View, Ohio 44125.

Obituary and condolence at www.behmfuneral.com and starbeacon.com.