Robert Wallace Trombini

16 June, 193930 September, 2022
Obituary of Robert Wallace Trombini
MACKINAW ~ Robert “Bob” Wallace Trombini, 83, of Mackinaw, passed away at 3:05 p.m. Friday, September 30, 2022 at UnityPoint Health – Pekin Hospital. Born June 16, 1939 in Harvey to Charles and Lucille (Mohr) Trombini, he married Glenna Jo Frazier on June, 9 1962 in Pekin. Surviving are his wife of 60 years; one son, David Trombini of Mackinaw; one daughter, Jodi Trombini of Mackinaw and one sister, Donna (Richard) Caauwe of Seneca. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Ronnie and Ray Trombini. Bob was a past member of the Marine Corp Reserve and Mackinaw American Legion Emery Whisler Post #607. He had worked at General Electric in Bloomington as a wireman for 20 years before retiring in 2007 and was a former member of the IBEW 197 in Bloomington. A loving and dedicated husband and father, Bob enjoyed building and restoring his covered wagon. He also enjoyed reading military novels and building HO Gauge train layouts with his son. Bob was a member of Grace United Methodist Church in Pekin. Cremation has been accorded by Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Pekin. There will no services. Memorial contributions may be given to Grace United Methodist Church, 601 North 4th Street, Pekin, Illinois 61554 or Mackinaw American Legion Emery Whisler Post #607, P.O. Box 67, Mackinaw, Illinois 61755. To express condolences online, visit

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