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JoAnn C. Crone

d. November 30, 2020

JoAnn C. Crone


JoAnn C. Crone, 88, of Payne, passed away Monday, November 30, 2020 at Vancrest of Payne.

JoAnn was born in Norwalk, Ohio on December 15, 1931, a daughter of the late Cornelia (Crocker) and Ed  Heck.

She was an LPN at Paulding County Hospital and Dallas Lamb Foundation Home but will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother and devout member of Divine Mercy Church.

JoAnn will be sadly missed by her children, Nancy (Ray) Speice, Deborah (Jay) Young, Gerald Crone, Terri (George) Schuller, Stephen Crone & Thomas (Denise) Crone; brother, James (the late Marty) Heck; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren. 

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Gerald, whom she marred Dec. 27, 1949; grandson, Joshua Crone; great grandson, Brandon Cochrane and dogs Fred & Murphy.

Her graveside service is 10:30 AM on Friday, December 4th at Wiltsie Cemetery 7955 Road 51, Payne. Masks & social distancing are required.

Memorials are to Vancrest of Payne Activity Fund, 650 N. Main Street, Payne, Ohio 45880.

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