Henry L. Robinson, age 68, passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at Wesley Health Care Center surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on November 16, 1946 in Cincinnati, OH to the late Kayzo Robinson and Malissa Robinson.
Henry was a night watchman and Horse Groomer for many years at the Saratoga Race Track in Saratoga Springs. Henry inspired everyone he met with his gentleness and love. He loved to laugh and cause laughter. Henry loved being outdoors. He was known for his love of horses, his knowledge and his unfaltering kindness.
Henry enjoyed watching sports and supporting his grandchildren’s school games. He loved the outdoors and especially enjoyed the family gathering cook outs.
Henry is survived by his longtime loving companion Thelma Williams of 25 years, daughter; Deana Hanna, brother; Kenny Robinson, stepchildren; Jeff, Jackie and Lamont Williams, Lerae Scott, and Tonya Love, grandchildren; Liam Candara, Aryanna Newman, Dion and Dimia Williams, Zion Williams, Zorry, Litany, Rayna Williams, Brianna Robinson, Antonio Arthur Phillips, King Johnson Robinson and many friends who will miss him dearly.
He is preceded in death by his parent and sister Diane Daniel and nephew Kenny Robinson Jr.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at Compassionate Funeral Care, 402 Maple Ave (Route 9 Marion Ave), Saratoga Springs, New York, 12866. Friends and family may call on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 from 6 pm – 8 pm at the funeral home.
Interment following the service in honor of Henry will be at Greenridge Cemetery, Saratoga Springs, NY. Friends may join the family for further fellowship at the Parting Glass, 40 Lake Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY following the interment.