She was born in Linton on Dec. 3, 1950, the daughter of Ervin Monroe "Junior" and Jane (Dougherty) Hollen.
She was a 1969 graduate of Linton-Stockton High School. She was employed at Crane, where she had worked for many years. Debbie served as treasurer of The Classic Cruisers Car Club. She was a member of the Saron United Church of Christ in Linton, where she enjoyed attending and spending time on Sundays with her mother. Her greatest love was her family. She was looking forward to the arrival of her first grandchild in January. She enjoyed spending time in Miami Beach with her daughter and daughter's dog, Bella, taking walks on the beach. She also enjoyed spending time with her son and daughter-in-law going to dinner in Bloomington, and with her daughter-in-law at her salon, Senoj, spending time visiting and getting her hair and nails done. One of her favorite activities was spending time with her friends at Zumba every week.
Survivors include her mother, Jane Hollen of Linton, her son, Scott and Elizabeth Robinson of Bloomington; her daughter, Leslie Robinson and Marcos Cunha of Miami, FL; two brothers-in-law, Kenneth and Dee Robinson and Joe Robinson, all of Bloomfield; a sister-in-law, Charlene Wonder of Vevay.
She was preceded in death by her father and her husband, Arnold C. "Arnie" Robinson on Dec. 4, 2011.
A celebration of Debbie's life will be conducted at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6,with Rev. Mike Roth officiating. Burial will follow at Walnut Grove Cemetery in rural Bloomfield.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers, the family strongly suggests memorial contributions can be made to Riley Children's Hospital through the funeral home at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home, 140 E. Vincennes St., Linton, IN 47441, or at www.rileykids.org
Online condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com