Robert J. (Robby) Darrow of Chelsea, MI, age 48, passed away on Sunday, November 15, 2009 at the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor . He was born on April 26, 1961 in Ann Arbor , MI , the son of James Henry Darrow and Sandra S. (Selent-Dunham) Darrow. Robby passed away surrounded by his loving family and in the arms of the Lord. He was a lifelong resident of Dexter, graduating from Dexter High School in 1979. His first job was working at Perfect Fit where he was happily employed for many years. He was later employed by Ann Arbor Super Soils Inc. for eighteen years working with large equipment. Robby was passionate about cooking, and was designated the "King of Deer Camp" because he would prepare scrumptious meals for all the hunters after a day in the woods. He was a naturally talented musician and enjoyed composing, listening and playing his music (at high volumes). He formed several bands throughout his lifetime with friends and family members. In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother, Richard Darrow of Dexter, and one sister Rebecca (Steve) Gray of Gregory; and, special cousins Sandy Sue (Henes) Boukai and Cynthia Louise (Burm) Ruddis, both of California . Robby was also a loving uncle to Alyssa, Justin and Mekai. Funeral service will be held Thursday, November 19, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. from Hosmer-Muehlig Funeral Chapel in Dexter with Rev. Heidi DeMott Shanes presiding. Burial to follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery . The family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 18 from 4-8 p.m. Expressions of sympathy may be made to Jim and Sandy Darrow.