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Obituaries

Obituaries

Philip Lee Robinson 1950 - 2008 Perry

No services are planned for Philip Lee Robinson, 58, Perry. He died Friday, Feb. 1, 2008, at Stormont-Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka.He was born Jan. 8, 1950, in Chicago, the son of Russell LeRoy and Marceline Rhea Dougherty Robinson. He graduated from Leavenworth High School in 1968 and attended Kansas University.Mr. Robinson was a certified real estate appraiser for 25 years. He owned Robinson Appraisal Service in Oskaloosa for 12 years, and served in the Atchison County and Douglas County appraiser's offices.He was a member of the National Hot Rod Association with Junior Dragsters for many years.He married Gale C. Ross Gowing on July 10, 1987, in Lawrence. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include a son, Graig Robinson, Fort Worth, Texas; a stepson, Shawn Gowing, Lecompton; a sister, Leah Robinson, Topeka; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a stepson, Shannon Gowing. Cremation is planned. A private family inurnment will be at a later date. Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Oskaloosa is assisting with arrangements.