PEORIA - Lorraine B. Stobaugh, 91, of Peoria passed away at 1:55 p.m., Friday, April 26, 2013, at Bel-Wood Nursing Home in Peoria.
She was born July 30, 1921, in Peoria, Ill., to Albert and Lorraine Dinquel. She married Fred Stobaugh on June 26, 1940, in Peoria, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother; one sister; and one son-in-law, Rocky Hemp Sr.
Surviving are her husband of 73 years, Fred Stobaugh of Peoria; and three daughters, Pamela Chamberlain, Marcy Hemp of Bartonville and Valarie (Mark) Mason of Peoria. Also surviving are four grandchildren, Rocky (Anne) Hemp Jr, Angie (Jeff) Brabson, Sarah and Samuel Mason; five great-grandchildren, one great-great-granddaughter; and one sister, Donna Gorgas.
Lorraine was a graduate of Woodruff High School and worked as a line checker with Hiram Walker for 25 years before retiring in 1978.
She enjoyed taking bus trips with her husband, spending time with her grandchildren and sharing a lifetime of love with her husband.
A funeral service will be Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel, with visitation one hour prior to the service. Pastor Harold Green will officiate. Burial will follow the service at Lutheran Cemetery in Peoria.
Memorials may be made to Home Care Solutions.
Please visit Lorraine's story at www.davison-fulton-bartonvillechapel.com.