2015-01-08 / Obituaries

Rev. Douglas A. Robbins

Douglas A. Robbins,89, was born on April 20, 1925 in Waco, Texas to William G. Robbins, Sr. and Thelma (Stigall) Robbins. He was united in marriage to Nan Camp on August 23, 1971 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Pastor Robbins was a beloved, longtime minister in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod and was ordained in Thawville, Illinois in 1960. He faithfully served congregations in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Texas. He retired as the pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church in Old Dime Box, Texas on November 26, 2006.

Pastor Robbins passed away the morning of Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at his home in Old Dime Box, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his beloved wife, Nan; his brother, William Robbins Jr. and his sister, Margarette Arnim.

He is survived by his children, Jo Ann Combs of Belleville, Iowa, Eloiese “Essie” Krabbenhoft & her husband, Marvin of Austin, Texas, Martha Preuss & her husband, Allen of Rosenberg, Texas and Claire Berg & her husband, Delbert “Dell” of Memphis, Missouri; 14 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

There will be no funeral services for Rev. Douglas Robbins.

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