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Obituary of Claude N. Robinson

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 Celebration of Life


Claude N. Robinson

Sunrise May 11, 1945- Sunset July 20, 2023

                                                                           The Obituary

“The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord, and He delights in his way, though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the lord upholds him his hand.”

                                                                                                     Psalm 37:23-24

Claude N. Robinson, son of the late Mr. Howard Robinson and Mrs. Pauline Robinson. Blessed the world May 11, 1945, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His life of labor and love ended peacefully on Thursday, July 20, 2023 at Montefiore Medical Center in The Bronx.

“Bunny” as he was affectionately called by his siblings Howard (Sonny) Robinson, John William (Johnny) Robinson, Ronald Lester (Ronnie) Robinson, Laverne Inez Robinson-Jones, Carol Louise Robinson-King, and Sandra Lee Robinson. Because he love his baby blanket that had bunnies all over it.

While in Oliver High School, not only Claude excelled in track and field it was his passion. 

When Claude was working at Smith & Block he had met and fallen in love with Claudia.  On April 7, 1967 Claude and Claudia had gotten married. Within their fifty-six year union. They had three children Warren Robinson, Yolanda Robinson and Claude C. Robinson. Both Claude and Claudia instilled in their children to work hard in what you do and do not let anyone stand in the way of your hopes and dreams. No matter the obstacle you keep fighting for what you want. Claude was the foundation and rock of his family. He worked a plethora of jobs within his lifetime. Smith & Block Supermarket, a truck driver for Manhattan Convertible Furniture Store, Shipping and Receiving for White Rose Foods INC and a custodian for The Walt Disney School Public School 160, in the Bronx.

He enjoyed Bowling, Smooth Jazz, R&B, Nature, History Channel, Sci-Fi, and Classic Movies. When he visits family, sit on the porch and enjoy nature.

Known as “Pops or Robinson” in the neighborhood, he was deeply respected, admired and looked up too by all.

Claude is loved by his, two grandchildren Claudia Anne Robinson and Warren Robinson Jr, his daughter-in-law Anne Robinson, his nieces and nephews, his step-brother Bryant Corbet and extended family members. 



The family of the late Claude N. Robinson is filled with gratitude for all of your condolences, and love. We wish to express our deepest appreciation and profound kindness to all who came to attend the life celebration of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and uncle Claude N. Robinson.


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3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sunday, July 30, 2023
Riverdale Funeral Home, Inc
5044 Broadway
New York, New York, United States
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Claude  Robinson

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Claude Robinson

1945 - 2023

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