Born: October 2, 1938 - Deceased: November 9, 2021
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Thomas J “Tom” Robinson, 83, of Swansea, IL, born Sunday, October 2, 1938, in Gage, OK, passed away Tuesday, November 9, 2021; at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL.
Tom worked at St. Louis University and St. Louis Public School District as a special education teacher. He was a member of St. Matthew United Methodist Church in Belleville, IL, Gothic Lodge #852 AF& AM, Scottish Rite Bodies, former member of Ainad Shrine, Hospital Unit and Brass Band. He was active in all forms of music. He played trombone in 5 groups; St. Matthew Orchestra, St. Louis Italian Band, St. Louis Big Band, Venedy Community Band and Belleville Community Band.
He was preceded in death by his:
Parents, Virgil Melvin Jack and Alta Mae, nee Kay, Robinson
Brother, James Roy Robinson
Surviving are his:
Wife, Judith A., nee Bradshaw, Robinson of Swansea, IL
Jamie Kay (Doug) Gladden of Perryville, MO
John David (Julie) Robinson of Zionville, IN
Jodie Jan (Charles) Braxton of Belleville, IL
Joel L. Robinson
Micah J. Robinson
They also raised 5 Foster Children & assisted 3 International Students through College
Memorials: Memorial donations may be made to music ministry at St. Matthew United Methodist Church in Belleville, IL.