Robert Pomeroy Obituary

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Robert Maclay Pomeroy II

September 1, 1920 - February 9, 2013
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Peoria: Robert M. Pomeroy II 92, of Peoria passed away  at 1:38 p.m. on Saturday February 9, 2013 at Proctor Endowment Home. Robert was born September 1, 1920 in Avoca, IA, the son of Loren M & Mary Ethel Goodwin Pomeroy .  He married Jeanne  Wilcox on September 4, 1942 in Council Bluffs.  She preceded him in death on February 6, 2000 in Peoria. He is survived by one son, Robert (Mary) Pomeroy III of Olathe, KS ; one daughter, Elizabeth Benning of Dunlap; four grandchildren, Melissa Benning, Amy (Meredith) Booker, Matt Pomeroy, and Ben Pomeroy; one great-grandchild,...


Peoria: Robert M. Pomeroy II 92, of Peoria passed away  at 1:38 p.m. on Saturday February 9, 2013 at Proctor Endowment Home.



Robert was born September 1, 1920 in Avoca, IA, the son of Loren M & Mary Ethel Goodwin Pomeroy .  He married Jeanne  Wilcox on September 4, 1942 in Council Bluffs.  She preceded him in death on February 6, 2000 in Peoria.



He is survived by one son, Robert (Mary) Pomeroy III of Olathe, KS ; one daughter, Elizabeth Benning of Dunlap; four grandchildren, Melissa Benning, Amy (Meredith) Booker, Matt Pomeroy, and Ben Pomeroy; one great-grandchild, Dylan Long.



Robert was also preceded in death by his parents.



He was the executive secretary for Peoria  Public Building Commissioner.  He was member of  Peoria Rotary Club and BOMA.



Robert was a member of First Federated Church.



Funeral Services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria. Rev. Dr. Forrest Krummel Jr. will officiate. Visitation will be one hour prior to services.



Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery.



Memorials may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, P.O. Box 515 North Hampton, Massachusetts 010671. 



Please visit Robert's story at www.davison-fulton.com.    



"I knew your father thru my father many years ago. We met thru Caterpillar and a bowling league. I am sorry to hear of your loss." John Ward (Morton, IL)

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