Community - June 23, 2010


Parker Morrill Robinson Jr.

Lifelong Peninsula resident Parker Morrill Robinson Jr. died June 2 in Portola Valley of cancer. He was 88.

Mr. Robinson was a graduate of Menlo School and Stanford University, where he received a degree in engineering. He worked at California Water Service Co., in San Jose for more than 40 years and was a pioneer in his field, say family members.

He is survived by his daughters, Ronya Robinson and Wendy Robinson. He was preceded in death by his wives, Byrona Dell Robinson and Alice Anderson Robinson.

Mr. Robinson was a resident of The Sequoias, where a memorial service was held June 19.

Joseph E.A. Sauer

`A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, June 25, at St. Pius Church, 1100 Woodside Road, Redwood City, for Joseph E.A. Sauer of Woodside, who died June 19. He was 92.

Interment will follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery in Menlo Park. A visitation is set for 5 p.m. Thursday, June 24, and a Rosary at 7 p.m. at Crippen and Flynn, Woodside Chapel, 400 Woodside Road, Redwood City. An obituary will appear in a future issue of The Almanac.


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