Lee Duane Robbins
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Lee Duane Robbins, 82, of Baldwin City, KS passed away peacefully Sunday, July 26, 2015 at his home.

Lee was born June 11, 1933 at Salina, KS the son of Albert Lee and Florence Irene (Smith) Robbins. He grew up and graduated from Wellsville High School in 1951.

Mr. Robbins served our country in the United States Army during the Korean War.

He was united in marriage to Wilda May Markley June 9, 1957 in Centropolis, KS. They shared fifty-eight years of marriage.

Lee worked for FMC Corporation as Traffic Coordinator for 35 years. He also previously worked for Sunflower Ammunition Plant, Calary Chemical, Spencer Chemical and at one time had his own rural milk route.

Lee was a member of the American Legion, and a member of the Church established by his Grandfather in Peoria, KS. He loved to hunt, golf, fish, camp, and travel. He loved to spend time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He especially enjoyed watching his kids, grandchildren and great-grandchildren playing sports. He enjoyed hobby farming his cow/calf herd and making hay. He loved the outdoors and nature, he enjoyed Pheasant hunting in Western Kansas and having dogs for his pets.

Lee was preceded in death by his parents, Saundra Robbins (sister-in-law) and Jonathan Johnson (great-grandson).

He is survived by his wife, Wilda of the home; three sons, Tony Robbins and his wife Dorothy of Missouri, Michael L. Robbins and his wife Carmen of League City, TX and Jerry Robbins and his wife Erva of Oskaloosa, KS; daughter, Brenda Roberts and her husband Randy of Baldwin City, KS; three brothers, Bobby Robbins and wife Betty of Lawrence, KS, Jim Robbins and wife Judy of Borger, TX and Leonard Robbins and wife Linda of Pomona, KS; 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; many nieces; nephews and cousins.

Graveside services with military honors will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, KS. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, 712 9th Street, Baldwin City, KS 66006. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Gentiva Hospice of Lenexa, KS or the Alzheimer's Foundation of America c/o Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 64, Baldwin City, KS 66006. Condolences may be sent to the family through www.lamb-roberts.com

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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Jul. 28, 2015.
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August 4, 2015
Miss you so much every day you are my world, love to you till we meet again
Your wife
August 3, 2015

to my love, will love you forever
August 1, 2015
So sorry to hear Lee has passed away. My prayers for the entire family.May God be with u at this time.


Karen Parsons
Karen Parsons
July 31, 2015
We were sorry to learn of the
loss of your beloved Lee. Wilda and family you are in our thoughts and prayers. Your
friends Gary & Melva
July 30, 2015
To the Light of My Life!!! I Love You Daddy!!!
Your Daughter
Brenda Roberts
July 30, 2015
Daddy and Papa,
You will always be our "Hero"!! You taught us so many life lessons and how to enjoy life to its fullest! We will never forget our fantastic vacations and all our sporting events you followed!! Enjoy an ice cream cone in your beautiful new home and we will share one with you together when we see you again!! Love you Always, Brenda, Randy, Shelby, Lindsey
Brenda Roberts
July 29, 2015
Brenda, my deepest condolences to you and your family on the loss of your father. Hugs and prayers to you!
Belinda Maples Base
July 29, 2015
Thoughts and Prayers during this very difficult time.
Robin (sawyer) Peters
July 29, 2015
Thoughts and prayers to Wilda and family what a great guy to have known - he was a great supervisor and co-worker at FMC for many years -
Serena Anderson
serena anderson
July 28, 2015
Roger and Karen Leimkuehler
July 28, 2015
Mrs Robbins & Family, I am so very sorry to hear Lee has passed away. He was such a sweet and gentle person and I know his family & Sugar will miss him so much. I will miss him! Please know my thoughts & prayers are with your family. RIP Lee!
Susan Harrison Cardiovascular Spec. of Lawrence
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