October 15, 1951 – March 27, 2016
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing in Vernon, British Columbia on March 27th, 2016 of Emery John Robins. In his lifetime Emery enjoyed many activities such as hunting, heavy duty mechanics, ranching, pow-wow and logging. He was born on October 15, 1951 in Kelowna, BC. Emery is survived by his loving wife Grace Aljam; children, Manie Aljam, Raven Robins, Randi Robins, Emery Robins Jr and William Robins as well as numerous sisters, brothers, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, adopted children and godchildren. He is predeceased by his parents Tommy Armstrong, Josephine Armstrong, his mother, Harriett McDougall, his father, Johnny Robins, his brothers; Roy Robins, John Robins, William Robins, Albert Saddleman and sister Maria Wilson.
There will be a service held for Emery at 11:00am on Thursday, March 31st, 2016 at Head of the Lake Hall. (118 Head of the Lake Road, Vernon, BC V1H 2A2)
In lieu of donations, those wishing to do so, may make a donation in Emery’s memory to Laura Louis (250) 545-2613 or Allen Louis (250) 308-6789. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.MyAlternatives.ca. Arrangements entrusted to: ALTERNATIVES FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES ® Vernon 250-558-0866 & Armstrong 250-546-7237