Betty W. (Hendrix) Robinson
Date of Birth
July 9, 1922
South Bend, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
December 20, 2015
Ashland, Nebraska
Funeral Service Directions

Wednesday, December 23, 2015 ~ 10:00 a.m.
First Christian Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Visitation Directions

Tuesday, December 22, 2015 ~ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Marcy Chapel ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Memorials – in lieu of flowers

First Christian Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Betty W. (Hendrix) Robinson, 93 of Ashland, NE, died Sunday, December 20, 2015 at Oxbow Living Center in Ashland.  She was born July 9, 1922 on a farm in rural Cass County to Robert and Edith (Taylor) Welch.  Betty graduated from Ashland High School.

Betty was a past member of PEO and the American Legion Post #129 Auxiliary.  She was a member of First Christian Church in Ashland where she was very active and was the church treasurer for many years.  Betty loved spending time with her grandchildren and she always enjoyed her family.

She is survived by daughters: Karen (Roger) Schulz of Omaha and Sharon (Mike) Carpenter of Onawa, IA; grandchildren: Chantelle (Keith) Jackson of Ashland, Steve (Tracy) Schulz of Columbus, Shannon (Vern) Forke of Onawa, IA, Darrin (Jenna) Carpenter of Pleasant Hill, IA; 9 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren; brother Robert (Dotty) Welch of Springfield, IL; step-children:  Diane (Bob) Snook of Hickman, NE, Marjorie (Gary) Stinton of Medford, OR, Terry (Jack) Swagerty of Malcolm, NE, Park (Jennett) Robinson of Ashland, Rosann Clark of Sonoita, AZ, Lora (Tom) Freeberg of Omaha; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by 1st husband Erwin Hendrix; 2nd husband Warren Robinson; step-son, Nick Robinson.

Condolences for Betty W. (Hendrix) Robinson
  1. Kathy Bowman
    • December 21, 2015 - 3 years ago

    Karen, Sharon, Chantelle and your families, I am so sorry for your loss. Betty was a sweet lady. She was blessed with a wonderful family. My sympathy to all.

  2. Dawn Hendrix Smith
    • December 22, 2015 - 3 years ago

    I have such fond memories of Aunt Betty! We spent a lot of time at her house for Hendrix family gatherings. She always made her special cupcake brownies for us to enjoy. Blessings and prayers to Karen and Sharon and their families during this difficult time.

  3. Julie Israel Crowe
    • December 22, 2015 - 3 years ago

    I am so sorry to hear the news of Aunt Betty’s passing. I have a lot of wonderful memories of her. You are in in our thoughts and prayers. Gary and I are going to try to make it to the service. Sending you all love and hugs.

  4. Emily Reid Sharp
    • December 22, 2015 - 3 years ago

    Karen and extended family, and Diane sorry for your loss. Even tho our loved one is gone may pleasant memories remain in your heart. And may God bring comfort and peace to you as you grieve.

  5. Marcia Jackson Walter
    • December 22, 2015 - 3 years ago

    My sympathy at this time to both of you, Karen and Diane, and your families. Marcia Jackson Walter

  6. • December 22, 2015 - 3 years ago

    Karen, Sharon, Diane and families. our sympathy goes to all of you . your mother was a wonderful person. Tm and Loretta Breyer Thimgan

  7. Lorie Hartzell
    • December 22, 2015 - 3 years ago

    Aunt Betty was as much our aunt as the Hendrix kids, especially since we lived in Ashland. One of my fondest memories was playing for her wedding to Robby. Betty was always so glad to see us when we came back to Ashland and such a good friend to our mom. She was proud of all of us, just like we were her own. Prayers from the Anderson kids to the Hendrix and Robinson kids. I am not sure I can be there because of staff shortages from holiday time off and the weather forcast. We love ypu all.

  8. Janeen(Alley)Foupht
    • December 23, 2015 - 3 years ago

    Karen so sorry for your loss of a very nice lady,as I remember her.Sounds like she had a very happy life and many people made her happy.

  9. Jim Hendrix
    • December 23, 2015 - 3 years ago

    Karen & Roger, Sharon & Mike, my heart is with you & your families today, I have nothing, but great memories, of coming to Ashland & staying at your mom & dad’s, hanging out at Lanoma Beach ( your dad took me up in the light house, that was cool), staying at the cabin & fishing with the guys on the Platte River! Your mom, aunt Betty, was a peach, I’ll always remember her voice & her laugh! I’ll miss her for awhile, until I see her again in Heaven! Love you guys! Hugs to you & your families! I’m heading to Racine Wisconsin, to Have Christmas with my son Chase & family, then going to Indy, to be with my daughter Kari & family.
    I’m so sorry, I can’t be there! Hugs to you all, yeah even you Roger! Please give my love to all our family, you’re all in my prayers, love Jim

  10. Anonymous
    • December 23, 2015 - 3 years ago

    So sorry for your loss, it is always so hard to part with a loved one. We are holding all of the family up in our prayers. God Bless Marty and Pat

  11. Marty and Pat Snell
    • December 23, 2015 - 3 years ago

    So very sorry to hear of your loss, it is so hard to loss a loved one. We are lilfting all of you up in prayer. God Bless Marty and Pat Snell

  12. Gwendolyn
    • December 28, 2015 - 3 years ago

    May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with Betty comfort your family today and always. Those who fall asleep in death, God keep in his memory because they are precious in his eyes. Psalms 116:15
    Our sincerest condolences Gwendolyn Presutti & Family

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