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PEKIN ~ Lawanda Lou Fromm, 71, of Pekin, passed away at 10:39 p.m. Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Unity Point Health-Methodist in Peoria.
Born February 13, 1946 in Peoria to Cecil and Vera (Smith) Stump, she married Jim Camp.  She later married John Fromm on August 4, 1977.  He died in February, 2006 in St. David.  Also preceding her in death are her parents; one daughter, Shelly and two brothers.

Surviving are two daughters, Annette (Terry) Barnes of Jacksonville, Arkansas and Dawn (Alan) Wilcoxson of Delavan; two sons, John (Tabitha) Fromm II of Pekin and Michael (Kim) Fromm of Canton; twelve grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ralph Halstead and David (Yvonne) Halstead of Little Rock, Arkansas; four sisters, Cindy (Kevin) Helprin and Bobbi Zimmerman, both of Sunnyland, Donna Adams of Creve Coeur and Millie (Larry) Bowman of Kentucky.

A homemaker, Lawanda enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, reading, doing puzzles and crosswords.  She had also enjoyed going to stock car races at Spoon River Raceway in rural Lewistown where she had also been a sponsor on her son Michael’s race car.

Cremation will be accorded.  There will be no services or visitation.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be to the family to help with expenses.

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