Funeral mass for Dondy Leon Robbins will be at 10 a.m., Friday, Aug. 9, at St. Benedict's in Shawnee. A meal will follow at noon at Open Door Church in Shawnee.

Dondy Leon Robbins, of Shawnee, passed away Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019. In his 35 years on earth, Don made an incredible impact on all who knew him. His sense of humor, hilarious pranks, brilliant mind, big-heart, endless generosity, and extremely unique outlook on life made him unforgettable.

Don graduated from Tecumseh High School in 2003, studied world theology, and became an ULC minister. Don converted to Catholicism in 2014, however, he remained an Omnist. He continually sought to learn, travel, go on adventures, and enjoy life to its fullest. He loved reading, studying languages and cultures, LARPing, camping, and spending time with his family, especially his two sons.

Born March 15, 1984, in Oklahoma City, as a son of an Army sergeant, Don lived throughout Oklahoma, Kentucky, Texas and Germany during his childhood. As an adult, Don lived in Arkansas and Oklahoma and visited many other states.

Don was preceded in death by his grandfather, Leon Robbins.

He is survived by his sons, Richard James Robbins and Arik Leon Robbins; parents, Jackie Robbins and Kandy Hinesley of Shawnee; brother, Manny Kennedy; sisters and spouses, Dejeanna Kotalo and Jamelle Nutt, and Kinya and Jonathan Roberts; grandparents, Aileen Robbins, and Dick and Jan Hinesley; chosen family of Stormy Alexander, Scarlett Hamilton, and Doc Crane; nieces and nephews, and a multitude of extended family and friends.

Don’s funeral mass will be held on Friday, Aug. 9, at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Shawnee at 10 a.m., followed by a reception at Open Door Church of God in Shawnee at 12 p.m. The wake and releasing ceremony will take place on Saturday, Aug. 10, in Seminole.

In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to Life Share of Oklahoma (

You are missed beyond measure. May you revel in your greatest adventure into the Everafter.