Shirley Robinson

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Shirley A. Robinson, nee Miles, 79, of Collinsville, IL, formerly of Freeburg, IL, born September 17, 1941, in St. Charles, MO, died Thursday, April 8, 2021, at her residence.

Mrs. Robinson worked at Wiegmann Electric, Freeburg, IL, before her retirement.  Shirley was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James N. Robinson, Sr., who died on November 7, 2020; her parents Edward and Edna, nee Hamm, Miles; a granddaughter Dawn Perkinson; and brothers and sisters.

Surviving are two daughters, Teresa Marie Perkinson, and Linda Jane (Randy) Jennings; four sons, Edward Don Perkinson, Michael Wayne (Pam) Perkinson, Robert Eugene (Michelle) Perkinson, and James Norman Jr. (Jessica) Robinson; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren; a brother, Bill Miles; and nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may visit from 10 a.m. to 12 noon Monday, April 12, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL. Standard CDC guidelines, including masks and social distancing and a limited number of visitors at any one time, will be observed.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 12 noon Monday, April 12, 2021, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Freeburg, IL, with Deacon Corby Valentine officiating.

Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery, Freeburg, IL.



4 Comments on Shirley Robinson

Mary Ann Hoffman said : Guest Report Apr 11, 2021 at 9:35 AM

So sorry for your loss may she Rest In Peace God bless the family

  • Collinsville
  • Ill
Janet (Ohl) Kaemmerer said : Guest Report Apr 10, 2021 at 10:08 AM

Linda, Mike and Gene, deepest sympathy on the loss of your mom. (I remember your family from St. Luke's in the 1970's and I think your mom have been our Girl Scout leader for a year or two.)

  • O'Fallon
  • IL
CORLISS J BOYCE said : Guest Report Apr 10, 2021 at 8:41 AM

Gene, Michelle, and family: I am sorry to read of the passing of your mom. You are in my thoughts. Corliss

  • IL
Vera Brutto said : Guest Report Apr 09, 2021 at 5:44 PM

Aunt Shirley was a wonderful woman. She will be deeply missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. Love Vera and Kevin

  • Palm Bay
  • Florida

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