E. Pauline Robbins



E. Pauline Robbins, 95, of Columbus, passed from this life at 1:20 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana inpatient facility.

Born June 30, 1919, in the Chestnut Ridge community in Jackson County, she was the daughter of Willie and Clara Nentrup Coffman. She married Donald E. Robbins on June 6, 1943, in Tampico. He preceded her in death Aug. 21, 2004.

Pauline and Donald lived in several different places, finally settling in Taylorsville in 1959.

A homemaker, she was the oldest member of New Hope Christian Church, and she enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening and traveling.

Survivors include her children, Don (Karen) Robbins of Columbus, David (Michele) Robbins of Mooresville, and Donna (DeWitt) Willis of Bedford; grandchildren, Alan Hoy and Dawn Sabes, both of Naples, Florida, Paul Klingler of Columbus, Laura Donavan of Columbus, Logan Robbins of Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, and Lindsey Lewis of Columbus; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by an infant son, Paul Robbins; and a sister, Rosemary Coffman.

The funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, 1029 Washington St., Columbus, with John Sichting officiating. Burial will be at Daugherty Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until time of service Tuesday.

Memorial contributions may be made to New Hope Christian Church.

Online condolences may be sent to the Robbins family and a video tribute may be viewed at barkesweaverglick.com.

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