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Obituary: ROBISON, PHYLLIS NOALL

Published: Tuesday, Sept. 16 2014 6:16 a.m. MDT

Phyllis Noall RobisonAugust 28, 1919 - March 7, 2012Phyllis Noall Robison, our loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully March 7, 2012. Mother was born August 28, 1919 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Irvin Simon and Sarah Elizabeth Noall. She graduated from the University of Utah where she was a member of Lambda Delta Sigma. She and her sister, Maurine, were original members of HOPS (Homemakers of Professional Standing). Mom served an LDS mission in New England and taught Home Economics in both Salt Lake and Las Vegas. She married Stanford J Robison on August 25, 1952, in the Salt Lake City Temple. Mom and Dad moved to Las Vegas where they lived for 17 years until Dad's death in 1981. Mom was a faithful member of the LDS church and had a strong love of the gospel. She served in the Stake Young Women's organization, in the Primary, and as a Relief Society president several times. She belonged to the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers where she held many positions. She was an accomplished seamstress and enjoyed reading and painting. She loved gardening and was known for her beautiful roses. Mom was generous and kind and charitable. She served wherever there was a need. She fed the hungry, clothed the homeless, and visited the sick and lonely. With her husband, they participated in the Indian Placement Program and generously donated their time and means.Her greatest love was her family and she found joy in bringing us all together. We will miss her constant smile, her wisdom, and her unconditional love.Survived by her four children, stepson Ernest (Anneke) Robison, daughters Carol Robison, Catherine (Mark) Noble, and Anne (Russell) Gurney, 13 grandchildren, soon to be 10 great-grandchildren, sister Maurine, and brothers Walter and Kenneth. Preceded in death by her husband Stanford, stillborn son, grandson Matthew, and sister Norma.Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 10 at 11:00 am, Capitol Hill 2nd Ward, 400 North West Capitol Blvd. Viewings will be held Friday from 6:30-8:00 pm at Larkin Mortuary, 260 E South Temple and 9:30-10:45 am prior to the service. Interment in the Salt Lake City Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.Larkincares.com