Wilma C. (Imbrock) Robinson, 92, formerly of Waterville, Ohio, passed away September 20, 2018 at The Waterford at Levis Commons in Perrysburg, Ohio. Wilma was born April 7, 1926 to Fred and Lydia Imbrock. She married Kenneth H. Robinson in 1948 and he preceded her in death in 2010. They resided in Waterville, Ohio for 50 years and raised three children.
Wilma’s passion was education. At 36, she began her lifelong dream of achieving a college education. She received a B.S. in Education from BGSU in 1966, a MEd. in Guidance and Counseling from BGSU in 1973, and her Doctor of Philosophy in Administration and Counseling from UT in 1978. Wilma taught English at Rogers High School, was a guidance counselor at Central Catholic High School and St. John’s Jesuit High School, and worked as the assistant principal at Anthony Wayne High School. Wilma mentored many women to pursue their educational dreams.
Wilma was a lifelong learner and became a volunteer docent at The Toledo Museum of Art where she made many dear friends. She also traveled extensively and visited all seven continents. Both of these activities were an extension of her love for learning.
Wilma is survived by her children Thomas (Mary) Robinson, Janis Entenman, and James (Debra) Robinson. Also surviving are eight grandchildren, David Entenman, Todd (Christa) Entenman, Megan (Randy) Doyle, Kyle Entenman, Daniel (Jessica) Robinson, Callan (Bronson) Lipinski, David (RaShea) Robinson, and Laura Verdugo, along with 13 great grandchildren. Her 14th great grandchild is expected in January, 2019. She was preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Amy Robinson.
Visitation will be at Peinert-Dunn Funeral Home, 7220 Dutch Road, Waterville, Ohio on Sunday, September 23, 2018 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM, with a funeral service at 11:00 AM on Monday, September 24, 2018 at Zion Lutheran Church, 22 North Second Street, Waterville, Ohio. Interment will follow at Wakeman Cemetery, Waterville, Ohio with Pastor Stephen Bauerle officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church Scholarship Fund, The Toledo Museum of Art, or The Salvation Army.
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