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Karen Leigh Robson

September 3, 1958 — April 19, 2019

Karen Leigh Robson, 60, of Smithfield passed away on Friday April 19, 2019 at her residence.  She was the daughter of the late Dominic and Lois Cappuccetti. Karen is survived by her husband Mark Thomas Robson; sisters Krista Cappuccetti and Kelly Heavner (Thomas); brothers, Robert Esbaner (Cindy) and Michael Esbaner (Marcia); niece, Haylee; and nephew, Michael.  Karen loved her animals and spending time with her horses and working at the Smithfield Animal Hospital. She enjoyed cooking, her sports cars, taking road trips and spending time with her husband and dog Bozlee.  The family will receive friends on Saturday, May 11, 2019 from 2 to 3 p.m. at Little’s Funeral Home, Smithfield, please dress casually.  In lieu of flowers the family suggest donations to the American Cancer Society, c/o Pam Jordan, 18214 Farmview Ln, Windsor, VA 23487 or the Isle of Wight Humane Society,  Online condolences may be registered at


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Saturday, May 11, 2019

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