Stanley Alan Robinson
Stanley Alan Robinson
  • July 16, 1925 - July 26, 2017
  • Richmond, Virginia

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ROBINSON, Stanley Alan "Alley", 92, passed away peacefully on July 26, 2017. He was a graduate of Virginia
Commonwealth University earning a Masters of Science in Applied Mathematics after retiring from a career in the U.S. Navy where he rose to the rank of Master Chief Petty Officer in the Medical Corps. He proudly served from World War II
through the Vietnam era with a brief break in service to attend college, marry and start a family. He had a life long love of learning, enriching not only his life but those around him. Alley had a deep and abiding love for his family. His quick wit and dry sense of humor was present throughout his life. Stanley was predeceased by his wife of 53 years, Mary Lou Robinson.

He is survived by his loving daughter, Kathleen R. Jorgensen; his grandchildren Jorgen D. Jorgensen, Sr. (Eileen), Bobbie Jo Farley, and Michael Scambos (Jenna); 3 great grandchildren and nieces and nephews. The family extends sincere thanks and gratitude to the staff of Mary's Home Away from Home for their love and excellent care. Also many thanks to Hospice of Virginia. And a special thank you to Jorgen D. Jorgensen, Jr., great-grandson, for his role as companion and caregiver for the past two years. Alley and Jorgen had a very special bond.

The family will receive friends at Woody Funeral Home-Parham Chapel, 1771 N. Parham Road, Richmond, Va. 23229 on Sunday from 2-5 pm where funeral services will be held on Monday, July 31, 2017, at 2 p.m. Interment at Westhampton Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to American Red Cross or Salvation Army.