NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

February 1, 2013

M. David Robbins, Jr., 65


Seabrook, N.H. — M. David “Pinky” Robbins, Jr., 65, of Seabrook, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Exeter Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

He was born November 20, 1947 in Amesbury, Mass., the son of the late Malcolm D. and Ruth (Gosselin) Robbins. He was raised in Amesbury, graduating from Amesbury High School. Pinky was a jack of all trades and could fix any and everything. He also did snowplowing, lawn care and mechanic work.

He enjoyed hot rods, car shows and was a member of Kustom Kings of New Hampshire. He also liked watching NASCAR, the Red Sox and the New England Patriots. He had resided in Seabrook the past 30 years.

He shared 29 years of marriage with his wife, Jane B. (Perkins) Robbins of Seabrook. In addition to his wife family members include two sons, Marc Sweet and his wife, Kristen of Londonderry, Marvin Robbins and his wife, Jeanie of New Durham; four grandchildren, Madison and Skye Robbins, Michael and Kelsey Sweet; his sister, Joyce Tassinari of Melbourne, Fla.; nieces, nephews, cousins and his extended family in Amesbury.

His best canine friend Boomer predeceased him the day before he passed away.

ARRANGEMENTS: Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. The family requests that flowers please be omitted. If desired donations may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 1311 Mamaroneck Avenue, STE 310, White Plains, NY 10605. Arrangements were by the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home-Crematory, Hampton. To sign an on line guest book visit www.RemickGendron.com