Posted On March 4th, 2017 - Honolulu Star-Advertiser Obituaries
Barbara Jeanne Wells Robinson, born on April 28th, 1927 in Kansas City, MO, passed away peacefully on January 16th, 2017. Attending the University of Missouri, she met Ray Morris Robinson Jr. and they wed in 1951. A member of the Pi Beta Society, the D.A.R. and the Junior League of Kansas City, MO, Barbara lent her many talents and grace to others throughout her varied residences. With her husband, Ray, she lived in Pensacola, FL, Nashville, TN, San Francisco, CA, New York, Honolulu, HI, Alexandria, VA and in Italy. Barbara served as Vice President of Robinson and Associates and was the Founding President and Chairman of the Chemical Awareness program in Nashville (operation C.A.N) and co-founded the Family Program at Nashville's first treatment center for chemical dependency, Cumberland Heights Treatment Center. Eventually moving to the Island of Oahu, Hawaii, Barbara and Ray became active in civic and religious Organizations and were members of the First Presbyterian Church of Honolulu. Barbara, known to most as Bee, was known as a selfless, giving person. Her grace, her style, her example will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her. Friends and family are gathering to bid Barbara Aloha 'oe on March 7th at the Veteran's Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl at 10:00 AM.
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