The family of Lavina Irene Robinson regrets to announce the passing of their beloved inspiration but rejoices in celebration of a wonderful life. She passed in peaceful sleep after a brave battle with cancer.

Lavina was predeceased by her loving husband, Art Robinson, in 1996 and son, Ernest Robinson in 2008. She is survived by daughter, Priscilla (Steven) Hainsworth of Leslieville, Alberta; daughter, Diana (Ron) Barkman of Cherryville, B.C.; son, Warren Robinson of Abbotsford, B.C.; daughter, RoAnne Oben of Salmon Arm, B.C.; with a combined number of 10 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren.

A Service of Remembrance will be held in Leslieville, Alberta on December 5th, 2014. For family reasons, a Service of Remembrance will be held in Vernon in early 2015.

In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Lavina may do so to the North Okanagan Hospice Society, 3506-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S4.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, Phone: 250 542 4333. Condolences may be offered at

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