John Andy Robinson, owner of Abby Carpet in Malden, passed away on Wednesday, June 8th, in Exeter, NH. John was born in Malden in 1959. The son of Robert and Elizabeth Robinson, he grew up in the Edgeworth section of Malden. He graduated from from Malden High School with the Class of 1977. After High School, he began working in the carpet installation business, and became owner of Abbey Carpet in Malden, which he ran for many years. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing golf, and spending time with friends and family. . After his semi-retirement 10 years ago, John moved to Tampa, Florida, until a few years ago when he moved to Seabrook, NH, to be closer to family.
He is survived by his children, Lorri A. Castadoro and husband James of Seabrook, NH, and John T. Robinson of Seabrook, NH, is brother Peter Robinson of Malden, his grandchildren, William, Elizabeth, and Katherine, and his former wife, Theresa M. Robinson.
John was preceded in death by his father, Max Shackelford.
Funeral Services will be held in the Weir-MacCuish Golden Rule Funeral Home, 144 Salem ST, Malden on Tuesday, June 14th, at 11 AM.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that in Johns memory you perform a random act of kindness, calling a friend or relative you haven’t spoken to in a while, help an elderly neighbor, forgive and old grudge, any act of kindness to brighten someone’s day.