Lawrence Plumb

Godfrey | Tuesday, October 20 2020 |

Lawrence Plumb, 80, passed away at 1:09pm on Thursday, October 20, 2020, at his residence.  He was born on January 24, 1940, in Edwardsville, the son of the late Wilbur and Mildred Plumb.  He married Mary Rowland on May 16, 1958, in Alton, and they later divorced.  He then married Joan Poncar on June 23, 1989, and she preceded him in death on January 18, 2015.  Survivors include a daughter: Vicki Plumb and her companion: Mike Lewis of Godfrey, a son and daughter in law: Ricky and Michelle Plumb of Alton, his grandchildren: Brooke, Matthew, T.J., Hunter, Lexi, Riley, Mia, his great grandchildren: Jordan, Kenzie, Chase, Addison, Tristan, Harper, Easton, Olivia, Kylee, Taylyn, a sister and brother in law: Cora and Dicky Francis of Brighton, his girlfriend: Nita of Iowa, many nieces, nephews, and other extended family and friends.

Lawrence was a retired auto mechanic.

In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers: Marcus and David.

In accordance with his wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. 

Online guestbook available at

Pitchford Funeral Home in Wood River is in charge of cremation arrangements.

Obit Provided By:
Pitchford Funeral Home

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