Formerly of Oriole Dr. Horseheads, passed away in Richboro, PA on June 30, 2013 at the age of 85. John was born April 2, 1928 in Paintsville, KY, a son of the late John and Rosa Collins Robinson. John served his country honorably with the US Navy as a Air Ground Traffic Controller with over 21 years of service. He was a member of the VFW Post #1400, American Legion Post #0442 and US Navy GCA/ATC Assoc., and retired as a Air Traffic Controller , FAA with the Elmira/Corning Airport. He is pre-deceased by wife, Jennie Ozel Robinson, sons David and Alan Robinson. Survivors include his daughter, Donna L. Jackins, of Jamison, PA; five grandchildren, Staci McGinty, Jason and Christopher Robinson, and Jennifer and Tyler Meade; sister, Imogene Osborne; daughter-in-law, Cindy Robinson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. \nThe family will welcome relatives and friends to calling hours at St. Mary Our Mother Church, 816 W. Broad St., Horseheads, NY on Friday, July 5, 2013 from 8:30am-9:30am. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 9:30am with Rev. Christopher Linsler. Full military honors will accord John at Woodlawn National Cemetery next to his beloved wife, Jennie immediately following.