The Wolverton Express May 31st 1963


Late Mrs. Kate Robinson

The funeral service of Mrs. Kate Robinson, of 31 Bullington End, Castlethorpe, took place at Castlethorpe Methodist Church on Tuesday and was conducted by the Rev. R. Lenton.

Mrs. Robinson, who was 80, died in Northampton General Hospital the previous Friday. She was well known and respected in the village and was an active member of the Methodist Church, Women’s Institute and Mother’s Union. Representatives of these organisations and many friends from the village and district were present at the service.
Mrs. Robinson leaves a husband, Mr. Leason Robinson, a son and three daughters. Mr. Robinson has worked for many years for the Whiting family at Castlethorpe.
Mr. A. Richardson was organist at the funeral service and the family mourners were: Mr. E. L. Robinson (husband); Mr. and Mrs. L. Robinson (son and daughter-in-law); Mr. and Mrs. Dixon, Mr. and Mrs. A. Scott, Mr. and Mrs. H. Woodward (sons-in-law and daughters), Miss M. Scott, Miss S. Robinson (grandchildren); Mr. H. Dolling, Mr. F. Dolling (brothers); Mr. and Mrs. J. Dolling (brother and sister-in-law); Mr. and Mrs. A. Nicholls, Mr. and Mrs. J. May (brothers-in-law and sisters) Mrs. A. Robinson (sister-in-law); Mrs. D. Gascoyne (cousin); Mrs. N. Nicholls, Mrs. H. Dolling (nieces); Mr. C. Dolling (nephew).

Floral tributes

Flowers were: To a loving wife and mother; To a dear Nannie from all your grandchildren; In loving memory from Nell, Arthur and family; In loving memory, from Jack and illeg; In loving memory of our dear sister and auntie, from Bess, Jack, Eric and Rene; With deepest sympathy from Fred and Vi and family; In remembrance, from Harry Mand and Arthur; To a dear niece and cousin, uncle Will, aunt Merce and family; In loving memory from Flo, Winifred and Joan; In loving memory, from Doll and family; Sylv and family; Alec and Eileen; Joan, Susie and family; Mr. and Mrs. Bert Stephens and family; From the neighbours, Mrs. Webster, Mr. and Mrs. Ward, Mr. and Mrs. K. West, Miss K. Clarke and Vera, Mr. and Mrs. W. Mills, Mr. and Mrs. Andrews, Mr. and Mrs. White and Bill; Mr. and Mrs. and Mrs. Marks and family; Frank, Elsie and Charlie; Mrs. Brownsell; Mr. and Mrs. Ron Pittam and family; Jack Collyer and family; Cis, Ernie and Peter, Mrs. Woodward; A. & J. Robinson; Mr. and Mrs. D. Pittam and family; Nell, Joe and family, and Cyril; Mr. and Mrs. Jack Sawbridge and family; Mr. and Mrs. J. Herbert; Hilda and Les; Mr. and Mrs. T. Carpenter and family; Mr. and Mrs. Kingston and family; Mrs. Markham and family; Rene, George, and family; Mr. and Mrs. Ridgeway and Dennis; Philip Low, A. Manning, A. Holman (Newport Pagnell); Bessie and Reg Panter; The family of the late Mr. and Mrs. Atkins; Mrs. J. E. Whiting and St. John family; Mr. and Mrs. Smith and Colin; (New Bradwell); Dr. and Mrs. Cooper; Doreen and Doug; Alice and Stan; Gwen, Ron and Roger; Olive, Ted and S. A. Styles; L. Taylor and S. A. Dixon; Lorrie, Elsie, Will and illeg; Mrs. H. Cook and Mrs. Irons; Nick and Mrs. Dimmock; Mrs. Webster, Jean, Pauline and Andrew; Winnie, Charlie and Jennifer; Mr. and Mrs. Harper and family; Castlethorpe Women’s Institute; Castlethorpe Mother’s Union; Members and friends of the Castlethorpe Methodist Church.

Funeral arrangements by Mr. B. E. Sawbridge, Castlethorpe.