Helen Ruth Kuhl Robinson, 94, of Fort Valley passed away Thursday, August 16, 2012 at Consulate Health Care in Woodstock. The funeral will be held Monday, August 20 at 11:00 a.m. at Strasburg Presbyterian Church. Reverend David Howard will officiate. Burial will follow in Panorama Memorial Gardens near Strasburg.
Mrs. Robinson was born March 15, 1918 in Franklin County, PA., daughter of the late George and Ora Eleanor Hoover Kuhl. She attended American University. She formerly worked for the government in Harrisburg, PA and for the federal government with the Coast Guard in Washington, D.C. She later worked for George Washington University and the Atomic Energy Commission. She was a member of Strasburg Presbyterian Church, Fort Valley Friendship Club, Fort Valley Senior Fellowship Club and Fort Valley Museum.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, John Ranson Robinson, and brother, Lester Roy Kuhl. She is survived by her two nieces, Betty June Craighead and her husband William of Newtown, PA., Nancy Dresh and her husband David of Pitman, NJ., and nephew, Lester Eugene Kuhl of Pitman, NJ. and her adopted family, David and Jana Howard and children.
Pallbearers will be Richard Buffington, Joel Howard, Jonathan Howard, Amos Orndorff, Todd Crowder, John Bradburne.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 7-8 p.m. at the Dellinger Funeral Home in Woodstock.
Memorial contributions may be made to Strasburg Presbyterian Church, 325 South Holiday Street, Strasburg, VA 22657.