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Thomas L. Robson

October 3, 1919 - December 28, 2018

Thomas L. Robson, 99, of Springfield, died at 8:06 pm, Friday, December 28, 2018 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born October 3, 1919 in Springfield to Thomas and Elizabeth (Seiman) Robson, and they preceded him in death. He married Josephine Cox on December 31, 1941 and she preceded him in death on August 10, 1995.

Survivors include one daughter, Cathy Robson; grandson, James (Jennifer) Robson; three great-grandchildren, Chanse, Josephine and Tripp, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; one daughter, Roberta; one son, Tommy Lee, and siblings: Lester, Ethel, Stuart, Elizabeth, George, Florine, Helen and LeRoy.

Tommy was a US Army veteran of World War II. He worked at Springfield Mass Transit District as a bus driver for over 35 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Visitation: 12 – 1 pm, Friday, January 4, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield.

Funeral Service: 1:00 pm, Friday, January 4, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home-Springfield with Pastor Mark Gifford officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Park where military honors will be conducted.

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, January 4, 2019

Time: 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Friday, January 4, 2019

Time: 01:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, January 4, 2019

Camp Butler National Cemetery

Address:

5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


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