Obituary of James E. Crone
James E. Crone, age 87, of Adrian, died on Friday, November 16, 2018 at Gaslight Village Assisted Living in Adrian surrounded by his family. He was born March 12, 1931, in Adrian to Enno O. and Serena (Stegmiller) Crone. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1949-1951. James was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Adrian. On November 19, 1955, he married Kay Moore in Hillsdale and she survives.
In addition to his wife, Kay, he is survived by two daughters, Christina Crone of Adrian and Kathleen Gardner of Holt, Michigan; and a granddaughter, Lyndsey Gardner. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Jackie Duncan; and a son, James Crone Jr.
Jim’s family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at Gaslight Assisted Living and to Hospice of Lenawee for the loving, compassionate care given to him during his time with them.
The Funeral Liturgy will be offered on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church presided by Fr. Jack Loughran. Burial will be in private. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 4 – 8 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian where there will be a Vigil Prayer Service held at 7 p.m. Visitation will also be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church from 10-10:45 a.m. You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee or to St. Joseph Catholic Church. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.