Darlene M. (Rust) Robinson, Sharon, PA

J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.

November 16, 2021

Darlene M. (Rust) Robinson, Sharon, Pennsylvania-obit
More from MyValleyTributes

SHARON, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Darlene M. (Rust) Robinson, 60 of Sharon passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Tuesday evening, November 16, 2021, following complications from an extended illness.

Darlene was born October 7, 1961, in Greenville, Pennsylvania, a daughter of Clyde and Thelma (Baxley) Rust. She was raised in Greenville for six years prior to the family moving to Hermitage.

Darlene was a member of the 1979 graduating class of Hickory High School, Hermitage. She then graduated from the former Shenango Valley School of Business with an Associate’s Degree in Secretarial Science.

As a young woman, Darlene worked as an executive assistant at Mortimer Landscaping, Greenville, for a few years. She then went on to work for First National Bank as a bank teller for several years.

Anyone who knew Darlene was touched by her kindness, humor and mild temperament. A peacemaker by nature, she was always a source of positivity. Her greatest accomplishment was her three daughters, she was truly proud of every one of them.

Darlene is survived by her fiancé, John Confer of Sharon, whom she shared the last 15 years with; her three daughters, Jody Banjak (Chuck) of Hubbard Ohio, Danielle Conlin (Kevin) of Girard Ohio and Andrea Layton (Alan) of Edgewater, Florida; her six grandchildren, Christopher Rust of Dayton, Ohio, Kaydence Robinson of Girard, Ohio, Brianna Layton, United States Navy, Stationed in Italy and MaKayla, Alyssa and William Layton, of Edgewater, Florida; two stepgrandchildren, Charlie and Gennine Banjak; her beloved brother, Eugene “Geno” Eiler and a sister, Brenda Guthrie. Also surviving are a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins and her three cats.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her four brothers, Robert Eiler, John “Jack” Rust, Richard Rust and Paul Rust.

Calling hours will be 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Saturday, November 20, 2021 in J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1090 E. State Street, Sharon. Funeral service will be immediately following at 1:00 p.m., in the funeral home, with Pastor Dan Dennis, officiating.

Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Hermitage.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McGonigleFuneralHomeandCrematory.com.

A television tribute will air Friday, November 19 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending on WKBN.com