Velma Jean “Vel” Robson

July 18, 1938 - December 9, 2019

07/18/1938 - 12/09/2019

Past Services

Visitation
Thursday December 12, 2019
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Visitation
Thursday December 12, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Cemetery
Friday December 13, 2019
Holly Memorial Gardens
P.O. Box 36
Colerain, OH 43916
740-546-3351 | Directions
Service
Friday December 13, 2019
9:00 am
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Shadyside Chapel
3900 Central Avenue
Shadyside, Ohio 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions

Velma Jean “Vel” Robson 81, of Shadyside, Ohio passed away Monday, December 9, 2019, at Wheeling Hospital.

She was born July 18, 1938, in Eric, PA, a daughter of the late Leon Alfred and Edith Mae Ditcher Knapp.

She was a retired buyer for the former Stone and Thomas Company Wheeling, WV, a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 52 Bellaire, OH and a Protestant by faith.

Vel was a charter member of the Howard Long Wellness Center where she had many friends.

Preceding her in death was a brother, Leon Duane Knapp and a brother-in-law, Harvey M. Yoder.

She was a devoted wife to Don for 33 years, who survives her, also surviving are her step-children, Dana (Curtis) Robson-Workman of Dobson, NC, and Mark Robson of Houston, TX, three sisters, Patty (Dave) Bauschard of Charlotte, NC, Nancy Yoder of McDonough, GA, and Barbara (Bob) Fellows of Lilburn, Ga a brother, Dana (Linda) Knapp of Ocala, FL, 2 grandchildren, Matt Workman of Clover, SC, and Bethany Wilkinson of Hilton Head, SC, 4 great-grandchildren, Collin Workman, John Workman, Tate Wilkinson, and Hayes Wilkinson, several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and nephews.

Family and friends will be received from 2 -4 pm & 6-8 pm Thursday at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory, 3900 Central Avenue, Shadyside, Ohio where funeral services will be held at 9 am Friday with Reverend Seth Filburn officiating,

Interment follows at Holly Memorial Gardens, Colerain, Ohio

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society at TMCFunding.com

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com

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Barbara Lee Fellows
1 year ago

Velma, God called you home one year ago today. I miss you, our phone calls and your “big sister” advice. One day we will be together again until then I will always miss you.

Barbara Lee Fellows
2 years ago

Velma….Nancy, Dana (brother) and I were there. You were so beautiful, and peaceful. We will miss receiving your cards with your special touch of addressing by name the loved it was especially for, that was love . We will miss our phone calls, and few and far between visits, but knew we always had each other in our hearts and on our minds. I see you now busy filling the bird feeders, walking the dogs, dancing, and going to the movies all with our Lord. Until we meet again….we send our love to you. Barbara Fellows

Chuck Reese
2 years ago

Soup and family… I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and the whole family…

Alice Stone
2 years ago

To the Robson family so sorry for your loss. I worked at Stone & Thomas also and I knew Vel . She was a very nice lady. My thoughts and prayers go out to you in this time . Also to her sisters which she talked about. God be with you.