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“I met Maryjo at Advocate Condell Hospital where I teach yoga. Maryjo was my favorite student and she taught me so much. Not only did Maryjo work...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Isabel Raci - Libertyville, IL

“Worked for Maryjo's husband for years and she was a kind and generous person who was committed to her husband and family. I am so sorry for your...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Irene Stephens - Green Oaks, IL

“so sorry for your loss ”
3 of 14 | Posted by: Rex and Karen Abercrombie - IL

“I don't know where to start with any one memory of Maryjo. Maryjo was such a character that at any given time you were with her, a new anecdote,...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Shelly Stoiber - Mesquite, NV

“Donna, We are very sorry for your loss, you and your family are in our prayers. May memories of your sister bring you peace.love, Kate and Ken ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Kate & Ken Ackerman - Pulaski, NY

“John, Joey and Family, please accept my deepest sympathy on the loss of Maryjo. Her no nonsense views were wrapped around her generous and accepting...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Jodi McPhillips - McHenry, IL

7 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Hartnett - Syracuse, NY

“My sincere condolences to Maryjo's family on the loss their loved one. Special prayers to Donna Hartnett, MaryJo' loving, forever giving sister, who...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: JoAnn Romanzi Herne - Syracuse, NY

“Donna and family ,Our heartfelt condolences to all of you ! May she rest in peace with the Angels !Love Nicole n Mark ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Nicole Capriotti - Minoa, NY

“Dear Robins and Simone families;Please accept my deepest condolences in the loss of Maryjo.Maryjo and I were lunch mates during our time at LHS. She...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Christy Sarby - Lake Geneva, WI

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you, and your family. Much love, Bill and Cyndy ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Cyndy Thiel - Shelton - Friend

“Sorry to say goodbye to such a strong and beautiful soul. We all admired your courage and it seemed like there was nothing you could not do. Fly...Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Susan Kern - Lockport, NY

“Heartfelt condolences to the family who has loss a love one to death. God is the creator and source of life. Psalms 36:9. BCO ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Good-bye Maryjo. You were an inspiration to me, a Renaissance woman of sorts. Was there anything you couldn't do and do it extraordinarily well? ...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Barbara Groskopf - Woodridge, IL

Maryjo Simone Robins, 68, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 at her home. She was born June 21, 1948 in Niagara Falls, NY, was a former resident of Lewiston, NY, living in Libertyville for the past 36 years. She was a graduate of New York State University in Albany and worked in the computer lab at Libertyville High School for 15 years before retiring in 2013. She enjoyed quilting, researching her beloved Italian family history, Sicily and was a charter member of the Random Readers Book Club.
Surviving are her husband of 36 years, John Robins, her son Joseph (Christa) Simone and step children, Scott (Irene) Robins, Chris (Sherrie) Robins, Kathleen (David) Rood and Mark (Tracey) Robins; 9 Grandchildren and 5 Great Grandchildren and her sister, Donna (Daniel) Hartnett.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Angeline (nee Baio) Simone.
Visitation will be from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at the Burnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park Ave. (Rt. 176, one block west of Milwaukee Ave.) Libertyville. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at Noon on Friday, Dec. 2 at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Lakeside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to either Doctor's Without Borders or the National Brain Tumor Society. Info: 847-362-3009 or please sign the guest book at www.burnettdane.com.

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Burnett-Dane Funeral Home
120 West Park Avenue Libertyville, IL 60048
Tel. (847) 362-3009