James C. Robinson, age 72 years, passed away on March 31, 2022.
Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, James moved to NJ to raise his family and after retirement moved to North Carolina until his passing.
Survived by his wife Linda (nee Williams); his children Ronald and Edward McCoy; the late Scott Robinson (Tina), Curtis Robinson (Angelique), Dianna Robinson and Jason Robinson and their mother, Lular Robinson-Thomas; Kyle and Kelly Robinson and their mother, Robin Robinson. Loving grandfather of 11. Dear brother of Vincent Massie, Curtis Massie and Catherine Robinson. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
James worked for the CCMUA in Camden until 1977. He then went on to work for the Camden County Police department for 15 years before retiring. James was also active with the Camden County Sheriffs department training K-9 dogs.
James was a Vietnam veteran, serving in the United States Army and then the Air Force Reserves and the Department of Defense. He was licensed to fly helicopters and planes and worked as a mechanic at McGuire AFB. In his retirement James continue to give back to his community by volunteering as a VA caretaker, assisting disabled and recovering veterans.
James was very talented and skilled in many aspects of his life attaining countless accolades. He enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, collecting firearms and building model helicopters and planes. James would often take long drives visiting different parts of the country. He loved being around people and had a great sense of humor. James was a man of few words and soft spoken, but when he talked, you’d better listen. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Relatives and friends are invited to the Visitation and Funeral on Friday, April 15, 2022 from 9-11 AM at the Falco/Caruso & Leonard Camden Funeral Home, 3425 River Road, where a Funeral Service will be held at 11 AM. Interment will follow at Washington Crossing National Cemetery in Newtown, PA.