Naomi S. ‘Numpsy’ Robinson
Naomi S. “Numpsy” Robinson, 91, of Mifflintown, passed away at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at her home.
Born on Jan. 12, 1927, in Lewistown, Mifflin County, she was the daughter of the late James E. and Brenda (Earnest) Switzer. On Feb. 18, 1950, she married her late husband, Frank A. Robinson Jr., with whom she was blessed to share more than 49 years of marriage before he preceded her in death on June 2, 1999.
Surviving are: her children, John D. “Mac” Robinson, JoEllen “Jody” Satzler and her husband, Bret, all of Mifflintown; two grand- children, Meghan Geedey and her husband, Aaron, and Casey Satzler; also three great-grandchildren, Caden Geedey, Drew Geedey, and Josslyn Geedey.
A son preceded her in death and she was the last of her immediate family, having been preceded in death by: three brothers, D. Grey Switzer, W. Earnest Switzer, and S. Carl Switzer; and three sisters, Kathryn S. Pannebaker, Marian S. Clark, and Dorothy S. McCormick.
She was a 1944 graduate of Juniata Joint High School, Mifflintown, and her memberships included: the Port Royal Presbyterian Church, the Juniata County Republican Women’s Committee and the Juniata County Historical Society.
In earlier life, she served as the chief clerk for the Juniata County Commissioners after which, she retired from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, having been employed in the clerical department of PennDOT in Mifflintown.
“Numpsy” loved playing cards, especially bridge and pinochle, and tending to her flower garden. Her main passion was her family and she was especially fond of attending all of the sporting events of her grandchildren and great- grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 25, 2018, at the Port Royal Presbyterian Church, 404 Main St., Port Royal, with the Rev. Crystal M. Lyde and Rev. Nancy McClure officiating. Interment will follow in the New Church Hill Cemetery, Port Royal.
A viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, 2018, at Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 100 Bridge St., Mifflintown, and from 10 a.m. until the time of service, Friday, at the church.
Memorial contributions in Mrs. Robinson’s memory may be made to Port Royal Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 387, Port Royal, PA 17082, or to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
For online condolences and tributes, please visit www.brownfuneralhomesinc.com.