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Marjorie Robinson, teacher and West Baltimore resident, dies

Marjorie Robinson, teacher and West Baltimore resident, dies

Marjorie Gwendolyn Robinson, a homemaker and teacher who also sold real estate, died Sept. 9 of complications from dementia at a Decatur, Ill. nursing facility.

The former West Baltimore resident was 96.

Marjorie Gwendolyn Hudson was born in Nogales, Ariz. She was the daughter of William and Willia Mae Hudson.

She earned a degree at the University of Arizona.

She met Charles H. Robinson, an Air Force mechanic and standout Baltimore athlete who had attended Frederick Douglass High School, at the Davis-Montham Air Force Base near Tucson, Ariz., during World War II. They married in 1945.

The couple moved to Baltimore and lived on Dukeland Street. Mrs. Robinson...

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