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Obituary: M. Dean Robinson

M. Dean Robinson 1916 ~ 2005 Our loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, M. Dean Robinson, passed away September 12, 2005. Born in Salt Lake City, May 31, 1916, to Charles Lewis and Catherine Robinson. He was married to his loving wife Mae Barrus Robinson for 71 years, and they were sealed in the LDS Salt Lake Temple. Dean served faithfully in many callings in the LDS Church. An avid golfer, he had many shining moments playing competitively in golf tournaments throughout Utah for 70 years. He worked many years for Union Pacific Railroad. Prior to his retirement, he was Vice President of a national insurance company. Survived by his wife and four children, Gloria, Janice, Patricia and Richard; 15 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; his brother Bryce and sister Deon. A viewing will be held Saturday, September 17, 2005, from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. at Larkin Sunset Lawn, 2350 E. 1300 So., Salt Lake City, Utah. Graveside services to follow at the Grantsville City Cemetery. The family expresses sincere appreciation to the staff of Silverado Aspen Park Rehabilitation Center. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the endowed scholarships Parks and Recreation extension at the University of Utah/Project GAIN, a program which supports golf lessons for individuals with disabilities: PRT U of U/Project GAIN, Room 200, 250 So. 1850 E., Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0920.