Hudson Falls UMC pastor Rev. Dawn Robbins dies
By Maidstone Mulenga
The Upper New York Annual Conference regrets to announce the death of the Rev. Dawn P. Robbins, pastor of Hudson Falls United Methodist Church.
Rev. Robbins, a full elder in the connection, passed away early Sunday, July 29, 2012 at her home. She has been pastor of Hudson Falls UMC in the Adirondack District since 2010.
Resident Bishop Marcus Matthews and Adirondack District Superintendent Bill Mudge expressed their condolences on Rev. Robbins’ death. She leaves behind a young adult daughter, Jo Ann Wood.
“We are praying for Reverend Robbins’ family, especially for her daughter, in finding comfort in the grace of our loving God,” Bishop Matthews said.
A native of Boston, Rev. Robbins was commissioned as a probationary elder in 1983 and was ordained as a full elder in 1987. Apart from Hudson Falls UMC, she has also served Burke-Haven Parish, Greenfield Center, Porter Corners & South Corinth, Porter Corners & South Corinth, 1991, Argyle & Fortsville, Warrensburg & Bolton Landing, and Warrensburg churches.
Arrangements are pending.