Information courtesy of Roger Hopkins  26 May 2003

 

Piqua Leader-Dispatch

Piqua, Ohio

Monday, June 11, 1906

 

ORIE CRON

 

Passes Away at His Home in Richmond, Ind. -- Body Brought Back.

 

     Orie Cron, who was for years known as the euphonium player in the Piqua band, died at his home in Richmond, Indiana, on Saturday night.  The body will be brought to Piqua tomorrow morning to the home of the bereaved wife’s parents under the South street school, from which place funeral will be held Tuesday afternoon at 1 o’clock.  Interment in Forest Hill.

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