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Lela Doris Sensabaugh-Robison Lela Doris Sensabaugh-Robison
(November 6, 1912 - September 24, 2013)

Lela Doris Sensabaugh-Robison

Age 100, of Alma, formerly of Breckenridge, passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at Masonic Pathways in Alma.

Doris was born November 6, 1912 in Plaxton, Township, IL., the daughter of Jesse and Edna (Chenoweth) Westall. She graduated from Breckenridge High School the class of 1931. She married Gaile Sensabaugh on Nov. 5, 1932, who preceded her in death in 1976. Later she married Cecil Robison on Jan. 1, 1981, who preceded her in death in 1996. Doris had the oldest membership at the Breckenridge United Methodist Church and the former Six B Circle. Doris volunteered as a Gray Lady at the Gratiot Medical Center, Alma and worked for the Howe Memorial Library, Breckenridge.

She is survived by her son Larry (Nancy) Sensabaugh of Breckenridge, granddaughters Melissa (Larry) Johnson of Marion, Denise (Jeff) Gulick of Merrill, four great grandchildren Chloe, Parker, Josh (Fiancée Molly Miller), Nathan (friend Lauren Bluemer) and brother Gerald (Elsie) Westall of Ithaca. Also three step-children Linda (George) Nash, Bill (Nancy) Robison, Jim Robison, several step-grandchildren, step-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Doris was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, sisters Thelma Spaulding, Bonnie Holton, Kathryn Sylvester and brothers Cecil, George and Frances Westall.

Funeral services will be held Friday, September 27, 2013 at 11 am at the Breckenridge United Methodist Church with Pastor Paul Thomas officiating. Interment will be in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Breckenridge. Visitation will be held Thursday from 2-8 pm at the Lux and Whiting Funeral Chapel, Breckenridge. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Breckenridge United Methodist Church, Mid-Michigan Home Care/Hospice or Michigan Masonic Charitable Foundation. To view Doris’s obituary or to leave a condolence for the family please visit