St. Louis, MO 2/5/09— It is with great sadness that Potter Electric Signal Company, LLC announces that Robinson ‘Robbie’ P. Murray, Age 61, passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2009 at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York. Robbie was hired by Potter in May 2008 as Global Product Training Manager for the Fire and Security Division. Prior to Potter, Robbie held several key roles within the industry over the last 25 years. These roles included 10 years as ADT Security System’s Manager of Fire Design and 11 years as Cooper Wheelock’s Director of Global Business Marketing “We were extremely fortunate to have of Robbie as a part of the Potter family, even if it was only for a brief time.” says Hugh Blair, V.P. of Potter’s Fire and Security Division. “Robbie had such an extensive understanding of the product and people and will be missed greatly both as a colleague and friend.” says Blair.
Robbie is remembered by many as living life to the fullest and enjoying every moment with his family and friends. Robbie is survived by his devoted wife, Barbara Sue (nee-Sabatino) and his loving daughter, Ashleigh.