“Like the Magician”
Merlin Robinson passed away quietly at home on 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 fondly remembered by his sister Arlene Cunning (Willy), his niece, many nephews, cousins and extended family. Merlin was the lifelong friend of Les and Glenyce MacDonald. He was predeceased by his parents Margaret Johnston and Sheldon Robinson.
Merlin was an active member of Good Companions. He was a WWII aviation enthusiast. Merlin had a love of music which included playing the recorder and piano. He always took the time to listen to those who needed him.
The funeral service was held at St. George’s Anglican Church in Ottawa, on Sunday, August 21, 2005. Private cremation followed.
For those wishing, donations may be made to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.
Funeral Arrangements in care of the Central Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry. Condolences/Donations/Tributes at: www. mcgarryfamily.ca or 233-1143.