PEORIA - Robert M. Pomeroy II, 92, of Peoria passed away at 1:38 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Proctor Endowment Home.
Robert was born Sept. 1, 1920, in Avoca, Iowa, the son of Loren M. and Mary Ethel Goodwin Pomeroy. He married Jeanne Wilcox on Sept. 4, 1942, in Council Bluffs. She preceded him in death on Feb. 6, 2000, in Peoria.
He is survived by one son, Robert (Mary) Pomeroy III of Olathe, Kan.; one daughter, Elizabeth Benning of Dunlap; four grandchildren, Melissa Benning, Amy (Meredith) Booker, Matt Pomeroy and Ben Pomeroy; and one great-grandchild, Dylan Long.
Robert was also preceded in death by his parents.
He was the executive secretary for the 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 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at Davison-Fulton Woodland Chapel in Peoria. The 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, MA 010671.
Please visit Robert's story at www.davison-fulton.com.
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