Robin Francis Berzak was a loving mother, wife, sister, and friend. She was born on May 30th, 1953, and grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina. She and her husband have lived in Winter Park, Florida, since 1980.
Robin graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. After college she pursued a career in Interior Designer and started her own firm, working on projects across the country. She was also an Adjunct Professor at Seminole State College teaching Interior Design.
Robin and Bill met in college through a mutual friend. Upon meeting, Bill was instantly captivated by her warm smile and Southern charm. They enjoyed a marriage of nearly 43 years.
Robin was active at First United Methodist Church of Winter Park as a Deacon and pianist. She was involved in the PTA while her children were growing up and was also a member of the Rotary Club. She loved bike riding and traveling with her family.
Robin was warm, refined, and artistically gifted. She was voted friendliest and most welcoming by the residents of her college dormitory. She loved to organize events and get-togethers. She was an active parent, planning and managing school events, organizing block parties, and attending extracurricular activities for her daughters. She never missed a game or recital.
Robin was elegant yet modest. She was compassionate, nurturing, and saw the best in people. She carried herself with grace and kept a positive and gracious attitude.
Aside from her artistic gifts of piano and interior design, Robin enjoyed creative hobbies such as scrapbooking, photography, painting, and sewing. She also played the accordion and even sewed her own wedding dress as well as years of Halloween costumes for her daughters growing up. Robin truly had a creative gift.
Robin passed peacefully in her home in the presence of her family the morning of January 4th, 2023. She is predeceased by her parents Jack and Mary Alice Francis. Robin is survived by her husband William Berzak, her daughters Christine and Caroline Berzak, and her brothers Rodney Francis and Keith Francis.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 14th at 11 AM at First United Methodist Church of Winter Park. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to Habitat For Humanity.
125 Interlachen Ave N Winter Park FL 32789