Obituary: Dennis Lee Robbins |

Obituary: Dennis Lee Robbins

Dec. 1, 1942 – April 26, 2013

Dennis was born in Sacramento, CA to Delmar and Mary Robbins. He passed away very peacefully at home with his wife at his side on April 26, 2013 after a 15 year fight with cancer. He has lived in Douglas County since 1957, graduated from Douglas High School in 1962, proudly served his country in Viet Nam from 1968 to 1969. Dennis loved hunting and fishing and enjoyed many, many trips with his family and friends to the Elko/Ruby marshes area. He loved to spend time with his grandchildren and the rest of his family.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Kathy; one daughter, Shaye Robbins of Clovis, CA. He also leaves behind three grandchildren; sister, Ramona Robbins; two brothers, Wes and Robin Robbins; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

There will be no services at his request. Donations in his memory can be made to Douglas Animal Welfare Group (DAWG), P.O. Box 1850, Gardnerville, NV 89410 or Saint Mary’s Hospice, 429 Elm Street, Reno, NV 89503.