She was born Feb. 6, 1959, at Bethesda Hospital in Zanesville, Ohio, to Robert and Margaret Tom. Lori was a devout Christian, maintaining her faith throughout her life. She was a sweet, gentle person and a wonderful mother, grandma and friend. Lori enjoyed gardening, sitting by a bonfire and listening to country music. She loved the beach, as well as the farm she grew up on.
She is survived by her sons, Cory (Karly) Garcia and Justin (Amanda) Garcia; daughter, Kaleigh (Brian) Donnamiller; her significant other, Ron Monson; grandson, Parker Garcia; brothers, Dana (Debbie) Tom and Ray (Chris) Tom.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Margaret (Neptune) Tom.
Calling hours at Secor Funeral Home, Willard, will be 4-6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6. Calling hours at Farus Funeral Home, New Concord, Ohio, will be 10-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, with funeral services following at 11 a.m. The Rev. Jim Gibson will be officiating. Burial will follow at Salt Creek Cemetery in Chandlersville, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Secor Funeral Home in Willard, and Farus Funeral Home in New Concord, are assisting Lori's family with funeral arrangements. Condolences may be made to her family by visiting secorfuneralhomes.com.