Vincent “Vinny” Robinson of Cambridge-Lee Dies
Vincent “Vinny” Robinson, former president and CEO of Cambridge-Lee Industries, died peacefully surrounded by his family on June 24, 2009. Vinny was the devoted husband of Marie (Mulholland) Robinson, his cherished wife of 56 years, and loving father to five children: Vincent Jr., Brian, Gerard, Timothy and Grace Ann. A true family man, Vinny was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, along with his brothers Raymond and James. He was a graduate of St. Augustine Diocesan High School and St. John's University. While at St. John's, he entered the Naval Air Reserves.
During his career in the metal industry, he was a salesman for Down-Smith & Co.and C. Tenant & Co. in New York City. He then moved to Garden State Steal Co. in New Jersey. He started his family in Brooklyn and Matawan, NJ, and he eventually settled in Wellesley, when he became the president and CEO of Cambridge-Lee Industries, where he spent 40 years before retiring in 1996.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Vincent's memory may be made to McCarthy Care Center, 73 Service Road, E. Sandwich, MA 02537. For online guestbook, obituary and directions, please visit www.ccgfuneralhome.comChapman, Cole & Gleason 508-477-4025