She lived her entire life in Scotts Valley, CA before becoming a resent resident of Watsonville. Having lost her adoptive mother at the age 11, she became a devoted and beloved mother of three young children.
She persevered through the Scotts Valley and Santa Cruz school systems and trained to become a dental assistant. The effects of the pandemic shifted her focus to enable her to work from home. She trained and became a popular facial esthetician. She felt privileged to find success with her independent business.
Robin had an effervescent personality and naturally lit up a room with her presence. She was ambitious honest, upfront and easily helped others when needed.
She is predeceased by her mother Judith Noel Kern. She leaves behind her father Roger Kern of Scotts Valley her daughters Judy, Debbie and Lily, her birth mother Debie Whitley of Capitola, and a multitude of friends.
The family asks for privacy at this difficult time. Should you desire, donations can be made to the Walnut Avenue Family and Woman’s Center (303 Walnut Ave., Santa Cruz, CA 95060)