Lloyd W. Robinson, a Kennebunk real estate broker and developer, died July 5 after a period of declining health. He was 88.
Mr. Robinson, a Kennebunk resident, owned and operated L.W. Robinson Realty. He oversaw the development of more than 200 house lots and residential units in the Kennebunk Pines Development and on Fieldcrest Drive.
He also planned and developed the Merrifield Drive neighborhood, at the time one of the town’s largest developments, which stretches from Route 1 to Kennebunk High School. He also owned four professional buildings. His daughter Cinda Soderlind of Kennebunk spent the past couple of years running the business.
His son, Gary Robinson of Yarmouth, worked with his father from age 13-22 doing carpentry, driving bulldozers, digging ditches and laying sewer and water pipe. He reflected on his father’s work ethic and approach to jobs.
“There was always a group of about five people that…