Winchester Press – obit – Merlin Robinson

Merlin Robinson
“Like the Magician”

Merlin Robinson passed away quietly at homeon Wednesday, August 17, 2005.
He was the cherished father and best friend of Christina (Dearie).He was the proud grandpa of Taylor Robinson. He will be fondlyremembered by his sister Arlene Cunning (Willy), his niece, manynephews, cousins and extended family. Merlin was the lifelongfriend of Les and Glenyce MacDonald. He was predeceased by hisparents Margaret Johnston and Sheldon Robinson.
Merlin was an active member of Good Companions. He was a WWIIaviation enthusiast. Merlin had a love of music which includedplaying the recorder and piano. He always took the time to listento those who needed him.
The funeral service was held at St. George’s Anglican Church inOttawa, on Sunday, August 21, 2005. Private cremation followed.
For those wishing, donations may be made to the University ofOttawa Heart Institute.
Funeral Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair& McGarry. Condolences/Donations/Tributes at: www. mcgarryfamily.caor 233-1143.