Harold Robinson


Robinson, Harold, 91, died Thursday, January 12, 2017. He was the beloved husband of the late Norma (Goldis) Robinson. Born in Providence, a son of the late Ira and Celia (Hassen) Robinson, he was a Warwick resident since 1954. He was the owner of H&J Supply in East Greenwich, retiring in 2004. Harold was a WWII Navy veteran, serving in the Pacific Theatre. He was a member of the former Temple Beth Am. Devoted father of Lisa Dowd and her husband, Patrick, of Durham, NC, Jill Robinson of Warwick, and Jody Robinson of Narragansett. Dear brother of Mildred Field of Sarasota, FL and the late Albert Robinson. Loving grandfather of Mark, Shannon, Ryan, Zach, Sarah, Samira, Sajad, and the late Hedy. Cherished great-grandfather of Ry, Celia, Wolfie, Jack, Lilah, Elias, and Katherine. Funeral services will be held Sunday at 10:00 a.m. in SHALOM MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 1100 New London Ave., Cranston. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Shiva will be Private.


  1. Gail Cuddy
    Jan 13, 2017

    It was a privilege and an honor knowing such an incredible gentleman. I was his visiting nurse and also a friend. We had many many Insightful discussions and so many stories. He loved his children so very very much and spoke so much about Mark and Sara His grandchildren he loved life and people were drawn him. I will miss him dearly and know that he’s resting in peace my prayers are with Lisa Jill and Jody. Respectfully gailcuddy

  2. Kristin Ebner
    Jan 14, 2017

    Rest in peace Harold My thoughts and prayers to the Robinson family He was a good man My dads Foxwood buddy They are together now. I know its easier for me to say trust me but try to have peace in knowing he is in no more pain and will be with you all looking over you wherever you go!

  3. Arline Cusick
    Jan 14, 2017

    My deepest condolence to the Robinson family on the loss of their father, grandfather, great grandfather. Harold was a very special man and loved by all. RIP Harold……

  4. Michael Field
    Jan 14, 2017

    My family’s condolences for a great friend of my father’s, Paul Field. May you memories serve as comfort to you in the future.
    Michael Field

  5. Francine Abrams Vinacco
    Jan 14, 2017

    So very sorry about the passing of your Father. He had devoted daughters.

  6. Debra Kersey
    Jan 14, 2017

    Our condolences to Jody, Lisa, Jill and their families. Your father was simply the best dad. He was an inspiration to me throughout my life. I will always have admiration and respect for the man you got to call dad. May you have peace and comfort knowing that he touched many lives. I will miss you, Mr. Robinson.

  7. Norman Gorden
    Jan 14, 2017

    My Condolences

  8. Barbara A Verria
    Jan 15, 2017

    My deepest sympathy Jill and family. I remember your dad from our days at the Operation Center. He always had a smile, and nice greeting when he saw any of us. May he rest in peace..

  9. Roz Guarnieri
    Jan 15, 2017

    My sincere sympathies on the passing of your beloved father.
    May his memory always be a blessing in your lives.

  10. Edward R Kawa
    Jan 15, 2017

    My sincere condolences Jill and family. Your Dad was such a nice and wonderful man. Know that the many memories will ease the pain and that many friends are thinking of you and your family. Rest in peace Harold!

  11. Beverly Schneider
    Jan 20, 2017

    Jill, I just learned of your father’s death and want to extend my sincere sympathy to you and your whole family. I know you and your Dad were very close, and I always enjoyed your postings of his handsome photos on Facebook. May his memory be a blessing. Please accept my condolences. Love, Bev

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