Obituary for Doris Lurten (Foster) Robinson
formerly Acton: Doris Lurton (Foster) Robinson, 95, a former Acton resident, died peacefully Sat. Jan. 28th, 2017 in Urbana, IL. She was the wife of the late George Y. Robinson, to whom she was married for 58 years at the time of his passing in 2006.
She was born Feb. 24, 1921 in Cambridge to Gertrude N. (Lurten) Foster and Victor M. Foster. She graduated from Lexington High School in 1938, and was employed by the Waltham Watch Company. She and her husband moved to Acton in 1955.
The mother of the late Jane L. Robinson, she is survived by her son, Dana Robinson (Paul Tegels.) She was sister to the late Wm. Melvin Foster, G. Pauline Main, and V. Donald Foster. She is also survived by nieces Elizabeth Willey of Bellingham, Nita Waters Dunn of Arcata, Cal., Judith Ramírez of Westford, and Stephanie Blanchard of Plymouth.
Graveside services in Woodlawn Cemetery, Acton Center, with Rev. Gareth C. Evans of The Church of the Good Shepherd are private. Memorial page www.actonfuneralhome.com