Richard Dean Robinson, age 73, of Pine Knot, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, December 3, 2016, at the Continue Care Center at the Baptist Regional Hospital in Corbin, Kentucky.
He was born in Omaha, Nebraska, on June 25, 1943, the son of the late Clifton Harold and Freda (Knee) Robinson. Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Vicki Robinson and a brother, Rudy Robinson.
Surviving family include two daughters: Susan Vaughan of Pine Knot and Lisa Radabaugh of Idaho, two brothers: Cliff Robinson and Sherman Robinson both of Idaho, two sisters: Donna and Betty, both of Nebraska, nine grandchildren: Kenneth, Richard and Tylor Vaughan, Devon and Evon Stephens, Chris Robinson, LaTesha Pride, Steven Edens, and Brenden Radabaugh, and six great grandchildren.
Richard was a pet shop owner and repaired bicycles. He refurbished old furniture and enjoyed making jewelry. He also liked going to auctions.
In accordance with the family’s wishes, he was cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.
Pine Knot Funeral Home assisted with funeral arrangements.