Yvette 'Anne' Angelina Robinson
Funeral Mass for Yvette "Anne" Angelina Robinson, 90, Lawton, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church with the Rev. Rayanna Narisetti, associate pastor, officiating.
Yvette "Anne" Angelina Robinson died Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017, at her home in Lawton.
Burial will be in Fort Sill National Cemetery, Elgin, under direction of Becker-Rabon Funeral Home.
Rosary will be at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in the funeral home chapel. The family will greet friends following the rosary until 8 p.m.
Yvette was born July 26, 1927, in Colon, Panama, to Leon and Eudoxia (Emeran) Gressel. She married Sancho A. Robinson, the love of her life, on Jan 24, 1954, in Colon. He preceded her in death on June 25, 2011, after a 57-year marriage. She was an Army wife who followed her husband throughout the U.S., Panama and Europe. She pursued a career of her own in retail, working at Sears and AAFES, where she started as a stock room general clerk and advanced to assistant manager of the cashier's cage.
She was a woman of great love, family, faith, and joy with an infectious smile and a gracious, giving heart. Anne loved to read and sew along with being very active in the Catholic Church in Lawton and at Fort Sill.
She is survived by her four children: Eudoxia Jason (married to Norman Jason) of Edmond, Lydia Dawson of Alexandria, Va., Sancho Robinson of Lawton, and Angela Robinson of Baltimore. She is also survived by four grandchildren: Graciella Jason-Daubon (married to Damion Daubon) of Atlanta, Ricardo Jason of Edmond, Manuel Dawson (married to Kasey Dawson) of Lawton, and Stephen Jason (married to Amber Jason) of Edmond; 10 great-grandchildren: Kenyon, Brendan, Demarcus, Donovan, Devin-Michael, Aidan, Malachi, Julianna, Canon and Avery; her brother, Ojey Gressel of California; two sisters-in-law: Victoria Anderson and Aura Parchment; a brother-in-law, Dewey Parchment; and numerous nieces, nephews, and great friends all around the world.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, seven sisters, four brothers and other family members.
Charitable contributions can be made to the Parkinson's Foundation, 200 SE 1st St., Suite 800, Miami 33131 or going to www.parkinson.org
An online guest book and sympathy cards are available at www.beckerfuneral.com.