Gary A. Robbins, 77

Gary Allen Robbins, 77, of Dixon, Ill., died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at Franklin Grove Nursing Center, Franklin Grove. Gary was born in Marshalltown, the son of John and Pauline (Cornilson) Robbins.

Survivors include his wife, Linda, of Dixon; three sons, Chris (Pamela) Robbins and Cary (Julie) Robbins, both of Dixon, and Jamey (Kelli) Robbins, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; six grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and two sisters, Betty Ricketts, of Bettendorf, and Shirley Rhea, of Anderson, Ind.

There will be no visitation. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 12 at the 16th Avenue Church of Christ, Sterling, Ill., with Minister David Schmidt, officiating. Burial with full military graveside services provided by the combined veterans’ organizations will be at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.

A memorial has been established.

Arrangements were completed by Preston-Schilling Funeral Home, Ltd., Dixon.

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