Nelson Leon Robinson, 73, of Lake, WV

Nelson Leon Robinson, 73, of Lake, WV passed away December 26, 2011.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Orville and Faye Robinson; his wife Pat; and one brother, Larry Earl Robinson.

Leon retired from coal mining as a maintenance superintendent and was a veteran of the US Marine Corps.

He is survived by his wife, Eloise Morrison of Calhoun; children, Debra Adams, Mike Robinson, Tammy Donahue and step-son Michael Mullens; brothers, Jerry Lee (Martha) of Pleasantville, Ohio, James Paul (Debbie) and Sam Phillip (Carol) all of Lake, Clifford "Kippy" (Edie) of Ashton, WV and Billy Ray of Morristown, Tennessee; sisters, Deloris Jean (Fred) Hagar of Lancaster, Ohio, Francis Kay "Cookie" (Joe) Hensen of Teays Valley, Diana (George) McCann of Hilliard, Ohio; grandchildren, Ty (Jenna) Robinson, Josh Robinson, Jake Robinson, Caleb Donahue and Zach Donahue; one blessed great-grandson soon to be born; three aunts, Mae Dolin, Lendel Setliff and Anna Boggs.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, December 30 at Greenview Church of Christ with Richard Runyon officiating.

Arrangements are by Handley Funeral Home in Danville.