Information courtesy of Roger Hopkins  26 May 2003

 

Piqua Daily Call

Piqua, Ohio

Wednesday, October 2, 1957

 

Harry Cron, 90 Native Of Piqua

 

     Rev. Samuel Kellar will officiate at services at 2 p.m. Friday at the J. C. Cron and Sons Funeral Home here for Harry Cron, 90, Piqua native.  Burial will be in Forest Hill cemetery.

     Mr. Cron died at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Dettmer Hospital where he had been a patient five days.  He had been in failing health for several months during which he had resided at the Shady Rest Nursing Home near Covington.

     Born in Piqua, April 19, 1867, he wsa the son of Henry and Louise Hamilton Cron and was married to Fannie B. Lawrence here on May 28, 1892.  She preceded him in death.

     Surviving are a son, Lawrence of Dayton; three grandsons, Charles R., Lawrence W., and Richard L. Cron, all of Dayton, and two great-grandchildren.

     Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday afternoon and evening and Friday until the hour of services.

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