Gene Roland Robinson passed away October 29 surrounded by his family who loved him deeply. He was born in June 1939 as the second child of Roland and Afton Robinson in Grace, Idaho. He graduated from Grace High School and then completed two bachelor’s degrees and 1 Master's degree at Brigham Young University. He also served a religious mission in Texas. He was married for 53 years and was the father of 9 children, grandfather of 41 and great-grandfather of 6. He loved spending time with his family, raising bumper crops of vegetables and serving in many church callings and in the Jordan River Temple. He was known for his tireless work ethic, willingness to serve others and focus on family.