Marylin Jean Robinson (Briggs) loving wife, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and aunt, passed away peacefully and went to be with her Lord on Saturday, January 9th, at the age of 86. The daughter of Raymond and Hortense Briggs, she was born on October 14, 1934 in Vassar, Michigan. Marylin was a quiet, Christian woman who loved Jesus, her family, children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was also a wonderful cook and seamstress and will be fondly remembered for her Christmas butter cookies. She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Willard (Bill) Robinson and her brother, Donald Briggs, of Vassar. She will be lovingly remembered by her children, Bob (Debby) Robinson and Judy (Kevin) Loy; five grandchildren, Kristi (Trent) Hunter, David (Elizabeth) Robinson, Andrew (Niki) Robinson, Kimberly Loy, and Eric (Jenae) Loy; seven great-grandchildren, Carson, Madalyn, Shae, Norah, Britton, Corrie and Kara; sisters Elaine Martin, Naomi Fuller, Donna Cross, brother David Briggs, and many cousins, nieces, and nephews. Due to Covid restrictions, a private funeral service will be held 11 a.m. on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at Matthysse Kuiper DeGraaf Funeral Home (Grandville) 4145 Chicago Drive SW with Pastor Trent Hunter officiating. The service will be available via internet at www.mkdfuneralhome.com. Interment Tuscola Township Cemetery, Michigan, Wednesday, January 20th at 11:00 a.m. Relatives and friends may meet the family Tuesday, from 10:00 to 10:45 prior to the service at the funeral home.
- Terry and Barbara Burlingame