George LaForest Robbins

George LaForest Robbins (BS Civ Egr ’50) of New Harbor, Maine, died peacefully on January 30, 2012, at his home, surrounded by his family. He was 86.

Born in Newton Center, Mass., on Oct. 10, 1925, he was the son of Donald and Mildred Moody Robbins. He attended schools in both Massachusetts and Detroit, Mich. After graduation he joined the United States Army Air Corps and served from 1943 to 1946. After leaving active duty, he remained in the reserves as he went on to college.