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Elwood “Woody” Robinson

Service Date: August 10, 2019
Visitation Info: Erlanger United Methodist
Interment Info: Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Service Info: Erlanger United Methodist
Service Info

Elwood “Woody” Robinson, 81, passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019, at his Villa Hills, KY residence.  Woody was born on June 29, 1938 in Pine Hill, KY to the late William and Agnes Robinson.  During his life, Woody served his country in the United States Marine Corps and later served as a baseball and basketball coach at many different schools.  He was a member of Erlanger United Methodist Church and Methodist Men.  Woody was preceded in death by 8 of his brothers and 2 sisters.  He is survived by his wife Jennie Robinson, son Lance Robinson (Amy), daughter Aundrea Sargent, son Eric Robinson, grandchildren Brandon, Kasey, Bethany, Summer, Mallory, and Jaelyn, and brother Jack Walker Robinson.  A visitation will be held on Saturday, August 10, 2019 from 10AM until 2PM at Erlanger United Methodist Church.  The funeral service will immediately follow and begin at 2PM at the church.  Mausoleum entombment will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be sent to Erlanger United Methodist Church Building Fund, 31 Commonwealth Ave., Erlanger, KY 41018, Bluegrass Care Navigators, 51 Cavalier Blvd. Suite 200, Florence, KY 41042, or a Charity of Donor’s Choice.  Online condolences can be made at

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Erlanger United Methodist

31 Commonwealth Ave.
Erlanger, KY 41018
2:00 pm

Erlanger United Methodist

31 Commonwealth Ave.
Erlanger, KY 41018

Forest Lawn Memorial Park

Address: 3227 Dixie Hwy ERLANGER, KY 41018
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Elwood “Woody” Robinson


Thoughts and Prayers

Woody was one of a kind, and just a great person. Thinking of you and your family.
Lauri Harshbarger

Woody’s Legacy

A special friend, a man of God, and a mentor to countless number of youth during his lifetime. Your will be missed!. Semper Fi my friend! Rolland & Jane Tongret

Sending love and sympathy

Hoping knowing so many share your loss and will miss such a great man Woody was will help you through in some small way. You are in our prayers, Tom and Melanie Garrard

They broke the mold for you Coach

Hey Coach, you’ve given us memories as boys growing into young men that we won’t forget. We’ll be working hard to live up to the high standards you challenged us with, and passing the same onward. Thank you for giving your time, heart, and spirit to the defense of our nation and to the betterment of it’s future generations.

The LORD bless thee, and keep thee:
The LORD make his face shine upon thee, and be gracious unto thee:
The LORD lift up his countenance upon thee, and give thee peace.
Numbers 6:26

With respect and admiration,
Adam Raney

“Let’s play two.”

No rainouts in heaven…enjoy.