Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Roseberry’s Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Father James P. McNamee will officiate. Interment will be at the Holy Rosary Catholic Cemetery, Elroy, Wisconsin. Visitation will be at Roseberry’s Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday and on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.
Thomas was born March 15, 1941 in Mauston, Wisconsin to Arthur and Veronica Robinson. He graduated from Madonna Catholic School in Mauston, Wisconsin. He married Sharon Prouty on June 15, 1968 in Rolla, North Dakota. Thomas drove semi-truck and farmed most of his life. In 1991, he and Sharon purchased Inn of the Pines Motel. They owned and operated the Inn of the Pines for 25 years.
Thomas enjoyed hunting, telling stories and jokes, and spending time with family and friends.
Thomas was a member of NRA, Arkdale Lions club, Neillsville Snowmobile Club, and the Jack Pine Savages.
Thomas was preceded in death by his parents: Arthur and Veronica Robinson; daughter, Michelle; and grandson, Keven.
Survivors include his
Wife of 50 years, Sharon Robinson of Friendship, Wisconsin
Daughter: Jacci (Mike) Erickson of Arkdale, Wisconsin
Son: Tommy (Tammy) Robinson of Lyndon Station, Wisconsin
Daughter: Amy (Ron) Ziemann of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Daughter: Kathi (Rick) Glover of Fort Peck, Montana
Granddaughter: Roni (Mindy) Erickson of Westfield, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Trevor Robinson of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Junior Erickson of Neenah, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Logan Ziemann of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Megan Glover of Germany
Grandchild: Coleman Glover of LaVeta, Colorado
Grandchild: Camille Galloway of Lyndon Station, Wisconsin
Grandchild: Demitri Galloway of Lyndon Station, Wisconsin
Great-Grandchild: Scarlett Robinson of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
Sister: Rita (Jack) Smart of Mauston, Wisconsin
Brother: Bill (June) Robinson of Elroy, Wisconsin
Brother: Andy (Judy) Robinson of Castle Rock, Colorado
Brother: Ed (Lynn) Robinson of Caledonia, Wisconsin
Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.