Norman Robbins, 74, passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2020, at Vibra Hospital, Crown Point. He was born on Oct. 9, 1945, to Norman and Marie (Hanak) Robbins at home in Knox, Indiana.
He graduated from West High School with the class of 1963. Norman proudly served his country as a Sergeant with the US Army Mechanized Infantry in the Vietnam War as a truck driver.
On May 10, 1969, in the Tyner United Methodist Church, Norman married the love of his life, Marcia K. Miller. Together they had two wonderful children. They celebrated 51 years of marriage.
Norman was a retired truck driver and a member of Teamster Local 142 and Central States. He was an avid animal lover, especially when it came to dogs. He enjoyed watching TV, riding his motorcycle “Snortin Nortin,” and driving his 1961 red and white corvette in his younger days. Norman loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marcia, and their children: Matthew (Stephanie) Robbins and Traci (Craig) Lenig, Plymouth; grandchildren: Aaron, Ryan, Connor and Brianna Robbins, Kaylee and C.J. Lenig; Siblings, Joseph Robbins and Lena Newman, Plymouth.
Norman is preceded in death by his parents and sister Norma Wagoner.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan Street, Plymouth. Funeral services will immediately follow with Rev. Charles Krieg officiating.
Burial will follow in the Tyner Cemetery, Tyner.
Memorial Contributions can be made to the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 42, 8419 Quince Road, Plymouth, IN 46563.
PLEASE NOTE: For your protection, the entire funeral home staff will wear masks. It is mandated that family members and their guests do so as well. The funeral home will not provide any masks.