In Memory of




Obituary for Robin Trent Kilgore

Robin Trent Kilgore, 68 years, a resident of Berwick, passed away at his residence surrounded by his family and friends, following a long-term illness.

Robin was born in Haverhill, MA on June 7, 1954, a son of Howard W. and Mary “Pat” Patricia (Farley) Kilgore.

He graduated from Noble High School in 1972.

Robin proudly served 11 years in the US Army – 5 of those years as a member of the “bomb squad”. For 18 years he worked at Jones Boys Insulation as an installer and then a salesman.

Robin enjoyed music, woodworking, travel and boating and spending time with friends and family.

He was predeceased by his parents; brothers Mark and Hugh Kilgore and a sister Lori Kilgore.

Survivors include his loving wife, Karen D. Kilgore of Berwick, ME; son Ryan E. Kilgore of Berwick; daughter Kelly J. Shannon of North Berwick; grandsons, Patrick R. Shannon and Thomas E. Shannon of North Berwick, ME; brothers, Brian Kilgore and wife Gerda of Germany, Colin Kilgore and wife Jan of Somersworth, NH, Andrew Kilgore and wife Margaret of Somersworth, NH; sister, Lisa Kilgore of Shapleigh, ME and Martha Kilgore Adjutant and husband Richard of Limington, ME; sister-in-law, Susan Blanchette and husband Bill of Somersworth, NH; brother-in-law Daniel Flint and wife Donna of Sanford, ME, and many nieces and nephews.

There are no visiting hours. A graveside service will be held at 12PM on Monday, May 22, 2023 at the Southern Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Springvale with military honors. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at Rollinsford American Legion, Post #47, 551 Foundry Street, Rollinsford, NH 03869.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Robin’s memory can be made to the American Lung Society of Maine, 122 State Street, Augusta, ME 04330.

To share a memory or leave a message of condolence, please visit Robins’s Book of Memories Page at

Arrangements are in care of Bibber Memorial Chapel, 62 Cemetery Road, Berwick, ME 03901.