Tim Robbins Loses Both Parents in Two-Week Span

Tim Robbins Loses Both Parents in Two-Week Span

Tim Robbins Loses Both Parents in Two-Week Span
Tim Robbins” life has been full of professional highs, but the actor recently suffered a devastating personal loss.

PEOPLE reports that Robbins” parents, Gil and Mary Robbins, both passed away within two weeks of each other in their Esteban Cantu, Mexico home.

The 52-year-old actor”s father, Gil Robbins, a member of folk group the Highwaymen, succumbed to prostate cancer on April 5th at age 80 and Mary Robbins, his wife of 59 years, died of a heart arrhythmia on the 17th. She was 78 years old.
In addition to his career as a musician, Gil Robbins acted in a number of films directed by and starring his son, including “Bob Roberts,” “Dead Man Walking,” and “Cradle Will Rock.”

Mary Robbins, a flautist, had earned a Bachelor”s degree in holistic nutrition and beaten colon cancer prior to her death.

Tim Robbins described his mother as having, “a calm and cheerful demeanor, a sharp wit, a gentle spirit and a generous and loving heart.”

Share

Related posts:

  1. Tim Robbins loses both parents 12 days apart
  2. Taylor Swift Buys a $1.4 Million Home for Her Parents
  3. Charlie Sheen Loses Custody Battle for Sons
  4. Variety loses to punk band in album cover dispute
  5. "Idol" Finalist Jacob Lusk Was Arrested the Same Week He Auditioned