Keith D. "Buck" Robbins, age 71, of New Egypt passed away Wednesday, November 15 at Lourdes Hospital in Willingboro. Born in Bradford, PA, he has been a longtime area resident.
Buck served in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War and he retired from the maintenance department of the Falcon Creek Golf Course on McGuire AFB. He was a member of the New Egypt Elks Lodge and also the VFW Post in Cookstown.
Buck was predeceased by his parents, Lee and Edith Robbins; his wife, Donna Robbins; a son, Daryle Robbins and a sister, Leann Bridges. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Lee and Denise Perley of Browns Mills; a daughter and son-in-law, Wendy and Fred Field of Cream Ridge; his girlfriend, Judy Pippen of New Egypt; five grandchildren, Ashley Field, Andrew Field; Damien Hill, Brandon Lee Perley and Joshua Daryle Perley; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Lester and Kim Robbins of Kent Store, VA and Roy and Diane Robbins of Virginia; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Ethel and Jay Durham of Florida and Judy and Ronnie Reid of Florida and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Buck will be held on Sunday, November 19 at 5:00 PM at the Tilghman Funeral Home, 52 Main Street, New Egypt, NJ 08533. Calling hours will be on Sunday afternoon from 3:00 to 5:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial will take place on Wednesday, November 22 at 11:00 AM at the BGWCD Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Arneytown.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Buck's name can be made to the Vietnam Veterans of America (www.vva.org/donate/).