Bruce G. Robbins Sr.

Bruce George Robbins Sr., age 60, of 86 Maple Ave., Dunkirk, NY died Wednesday (Nov. 6, 2013) at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born Feb. 14, 1953 at Jamestown General Hospital, the son of the late George L. Robbins Jr. and Nina Wright.

Mr. Robbins was a United States Marine Corps veteran, an avid painter and handyman of all trades. He loved the outdoors and the lake. He was a loving and caring father, grandfather and friend.

Surviving are three sisters, Betty Robbins-Carvella of Westfield, NY, Emily (Lee) Gustafson of Sinclairville, NY and Dawn (Jim) Robbins-Warner of Mayville, NY; three children, Nina Robbins of Pennsylvania, Tabathua Martinez and Bruce George Robbins Jr., both of Dunkirk; eight grandchildren, Kimberly, Sean, C.J., Mickey, Austin and Kayla of Pennsylvania and Mark Eggleston and Caden Martinez, both of Dunkirk; his loving companion of 11 years, Twila Robbins of Dunkirk; and many nieces, nephews and stepchildren that he loved and cared for.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date and time to be announced. There will be no prior visitation. Arrangements by the Newman Funeral Home Inc.