Lyme, NH-Donna Lee Robinson, 84, of Orford Road died Friday, August 9, 2019 at the Jack Byrne Center in Lebanon, NH.
She was born June 3, 1935 in Massillon, Ohio the daughter of Samuel T. Morris and Helen (Kaylor) Morris. The family moved often as her Dad was an engineer working on highways and dams. She attended schools in Worcester, MA and was a graduate of Keene State College in Keene, NH.
In 1958 she married William Edgar Green III and they had five children. Besides raising her family, Mrs. Robinson was a substitute teacher for local schools. Mr. and Mrs. Green divorced in 1969. She was employed by Dartmouth College, working many years at Baker Library. She also worked part-time as a bookkeeper at Southworth’s Paint Company/Jay’s Septic until her retirement. On January 1, 1971 she married Robert A. Robinson in Orford, NH.
Mrs. Robinson was a 50+ year member of the Order of the Eastern Star, member of OES Chapter Connecticut Valley-Mt. Moosilauke #42 in Orford, NH, Worthy Matron of Chapter #42, past Worthy Grand Matron for New Hampshire, past Grand Representative OES for the state of Virginia, and a volunteer with the Orford Fast Squad. She loved cats, her dog “Bitsy,” reading, puzzles, bird watching, camping, and in her younger days, deer hunting.
Survivors include one daughter, Kathryn L. Green of Lyme, NH, two sons, William E. Green IV of Piermont, NH and Thomas D. Green of Lyme, NH, five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert Robinson, and two sons, Clayton Mark Green and David Matthew Green.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 25th at 1:30 pm in the Orford Street Congregational Church, Orford, NH. Burial will follow in the Highland Cemetery, High Street, Lyme, NH.
Donations in her memory may be made to the Lyme Fast Squad, in care of Lisa Rayes, PO Box 126, Lyme, NH 03768, or to the Lyme Congregational Church Parish Nurse, 1 Dorchester Road, Lyme, NH 03768. Arrangements are by Hale Funeral Home in Bradford, VT.