David Andrew Robbins, 47
David Andrew Robbins, 47, of Block Island, Rhode Island, and formerly of Boylston, Mass., passed away Thursday, April 18, after battling health issues. He was the youngest of four siblings and son of the late Lee E. Robbins Sr. and Lenore A. (Bickford) Robbins. He leaves behind his brother Lee Robbins and wife Kristine Robbins; along with nephew Mitchell Robbins of Millbury, Mass.; his sister Jessica Reynolds and husband Richard Reynolds; along with nephews Nicholas Vokes and Daniel Reynolds and niece Lilliana Reynolds of Northbridge, Mass;, and sister Andrea Stout and husband Keith Stout; along with nieces Jasmine, Nina and Trinity of Middletown, New York.
Dave attended Tahanto Regional High School in Boylston and went on to become Head Chef at Finn’s Restaurant on Block Island where he worked for over 30 years. He loved the island life and had a passion for cooking. He also enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, traveling, and friends. His philosophical opinions and sense of humor will be forever missed. A private memorial service at his beloved Block Island will be scheduled for the fall where family and close friends will be kindly invited to attend.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Diabetes Association.