The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

March 23, 2013

Mary L. (Zerbe) Robins, 58, Killington, England


The Daily Item

— KILLINGTON, England — Mary L. Robins, 58, of Killington, Yorkshire, England, formerly of Sunbury, Pa., passed away suddenly on Thursday, March 14, 2013, in her home in England.

Mary was born June 22, 1954, in Sunbury, a daughter of the late Harvey T. Zerbe Sr., who passed away March 14, 1994, and June (Dunkelberger) Zerbe, who survives. On Dec. 29, 1972, she married James L. Robins, who survives.

Mary was Baptist.

She enjoyed cooking and sharing recipes with family and traveling around the world with her husband. They had at one time lived in Australia and had lived in England for about eight years.

Surviving, in addition to her mother and husband, are two children and their spouses, Tonya and Anthony Mena, of Alaska, and Uriah and Melinda Robins, of Maryland; grandchildren, Julian and Roman Mena and Ashton Buffington; two sisters, Susan Hetrick, of Picture Rocks, Pa., and Nancy Meister,, of Northumberland, Pa.; two brothers, Harvey T. Zerbe Jr., of Milton, Pa., and Timothy Zerbe, of Sunbury; and nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. Friday at the David T. Zweier Funeral Home Inc., 157 Chestnut St., Sunbury, followed by the funeral at 11 with Pastor James Dries officiating.

Burial will follow in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stongington, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the American Heart Association, 1704 Warren Ave., Williamsport, PA 17701.

For condolences and other options, go to www.davidzweierfuneralhome.com.

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