Doris Robinson

Doris Marie Robinson, 89, of Leavenworth, died, Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, with her family at her side. She was born Aug. 17, 1929, in Easton, Kan., the daughter of Jesse and Rose Marie (Lynn) Gwartney.

Doris Robinson

She graduated from Easton Rural High School and completed her bachelor’s degree from the University of St Mary. Mrs. Robinson was a teacher in the Leavenworth area for 43 years, retiring in 1992.

Doris is survived by a son, John (MaryLyn) Robinson of Peachtree City, Ga.; two daughters, Kelli (John) Denney of Leavenworth and Mary (Patrick) Brown of Kansas City, Mo.; five grandchildren, Karl Denney, Lynae (Denney) Hensley, Megan (Denney) Bedard, Trenton Denney and Natalie Robinson; six great-grandchildren, Devon Denney, Kylene, Maddox and Arabella Hensley, and Emerson and Juliana Bedard.

On July 26, 1952, Doris married Leonard P. Robinson. He preceded her in death Oct. 31, 2017. Doris was also preceded in death by her parents and her brothers Marvin J. Gwartney and Lloyd T. Gwartney.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. The rosary will be prayed at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at St. Casimir Church with Father John Riley as celebrant. Burial will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that masses be offered at St. Casimir or Sacred Heart Churches or donations provided to the Boys Town of Nebraska.