Robinson, Laura A.


BIRTH 24 May 1939
Wasta, Pennington County, South Dakota, USA

DEATH 9 Jun 1972 (aged 33)
Rapid Valley, Pennington County, South Dakota, USA

Black Hills National Cemetery
Sturgis, Meade County, South Dakota, USA


Laura A. Robinson was born May 24, 1939 to Charles Brown and Tena Iron Elk at Wasta SD. She married James E Robinson in April of 1959 in Rapid City. Laura worked for Carroll Cleaners and she and her husband lived at 1700 Campbell Street in Flamingo Mobil Home Estates.
Survivers include her husband and an infant daughter missing in the flood. It is believed the infant was not found but has a memorial stone in Kentucky where her father was from.
She was survived by her husband James Robinson and 2 daughters; Arlie Robinson born 1963 and Lena Robinson born 1965.


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