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Ada Mae Crone Backherms
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Birth: May 17, 1919
Harrison County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 2008
Harrison County
Indiana, USA

Obituary, The Corydon Democrat, Corydon, Harrison County, Indiana

Ada M. Backherms
Died: Monday, March 24, 2008

Ada M. Backherms, 88, Corydon, died Monday, March 24, 2008, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.

Born May 17, 1919, in Harrison County, she was the daughter of the late George and Lillian Gutknecht Crone.

She was a homemaker, a charter member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles in Corydon and a member of Pfrimmer's Chapel United Methodist Church near Corydon.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Laurel A. Backherms, in 1997; a daughter, Shirley A. Backherms; three brothers Cecil, Buddy and Glenn Crone; and two sisters, Aileen Stiner and Betty Mitchell.

Survivors include four sons, Melvin N. and Lonnie L. Backherms, both of Mitchell, Laurel Backherms Jr. of Salem and Dennis K. Backherms of Corydon; a sister, Clara Belle Lasley of Corydon; a brother, Archie Crone of New Salisbury; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation: Friday, March 28, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 29, after 9 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.

Funeral: Saturday, March 29, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home followed by burial in Oak Grove Cemetery west of Corydon.
Family links: 
  George Nelson Crone (1887 - 1942)
  Lillian Dean Gutknecht Crone (1888 - 1952)
  Laurel A. Backherms (1914 - 1997)
  Melvin Norman Backherms (1938 - 2014)*
  Shirley A. Backherms (1939 - 2008)*
  Lonnie Lee Backherms (1940 - 2011)*
  Gilbert Glen Crone (1909 - 1976)*
  Rae Aileen Crone Stiner (1912 - 2003)*
  Cecil Norman Crone (1914 - 1988)*
  Ada Mae Crone Backherms (1919 - 2008)
  Carl Baker Crone (1924 - 1997)*
  Betty Jean Crone Mitchell (1928 - 1989)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Grove Cemetery
Harrison County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Joseph Crone
Originally Created by: Terry Bigler
Record added: Mar 26, 2008
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Ada Mae <i>Crone</i> Backherms
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Miss you, Grandma!!!We always think of the wonderfulChristmas celebrations at the Backherms. I think of you everyday.
- Suzie Sehr
 Added: Dec. 4, 2013

- Joseph Crone
 Added: Jan. 8, 2012

- Cindy Farmer
 Added: Oct. 18, 2011
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