Barbara (Trueblood) Fromelius passed into the loving arms of Jesus,
Tuesday evening July 7, 2020.
She was born on December 21, 1939, the daughter of the late Lawrence W.
and Aurelia (Zink) Trueblood, just days before Jesus’ birthday.
She attended Spencerian College in Louisville, majoring in Business
Barbara lived her life in God’s love and shared his love for 40 years as
a Sunday School Teacher at the First Christian Church of Salem.
She worked tirelessly as a Servant Leader across the state of Indiana in
many roles. She was the first recipient of the “Jane Award” in
Washington County, a Girl Scout Leader, a Youth Group Leader, a Job’s
Daughters Sponsor, CWF President, a Salem Bradie Shrum Tutor, a College
care package provider and so many other roles.
She blended a family in November 1969, becoming the mother of 6 kids and
the wife of Carl J. Fromelius, with who she had celebrated 50 years of
She was the loving mother to: Tommy (Jess) Paris, Christie (Glenn)
Luckett, Mike (Linda) Fromelius, Robert (Janis) Fromelius, Peter (Val)
Fromelius and Julie Maudlin; Loving sister to siblings: Richard (Bonnie)
Trueblood and Cheri Ingram and was blessed with many grandchildren and
great grandchildren, which she loved with all she had and was proud to
tell everyone about.
Funeral Service: 11:00 am Friday at First Christian Church of Salem followed by interment in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Visitation: 4 to 8 pm Thursday at Dawalt Funeral Home and after 10 am
Friday at the First Christian Church of Salem.
Memorial Contributions to:
Salem Education Foundation
Dollars for Scholars
1707 North Shelby Street, Suite 100
Salem, Indiana 47167