|Birth: ||Apr. 16, 1954|
|Death: ||Oct. 19, 2010|
Tommy Jo Cron, 56, Russiaville, died at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, at St. Joseph Hospital, surrounded by family and friends.
He was born April 16, 1954, in Kokomo, the son of Beda Calvin and Margaret Ann (Horoho) Cron.
He was a 1972 graduate of Haworth High School. Following graduation, he began working at Chrysler Transmission Plant, retiring in December 2008 after 36 years of service.
He was an avid outdoorsman who found spirituality in nature and felt closest to God when hunting and fishing. He dearly loved his four sons and took pride in their many accomplishments.
Survivors include four sons, Hank Williams Jr. and wife Carolyn, Edward Garrett Cron and wife Heather, and Joseph Everett Cron, all of Kokomo, and James Calvin Cron and wife Trista, Chattanooga, Tenn.; six grandchildren, Joseph Tyler Williams, Austin Dakota Williams, Alyssa Marie Williams, Elsianne Gracelynn Cron, Conlan Ian Cron and Sawyer Garrett Cron; his father and stepmother, Beda Calvin and Sandra Cron, Hudson, Fla.; a twin brother, Timothy Kent Cron and wife Cheryl, Massillon, Ohio; and a sister, Patricia Lou Devlin and husband Frank, Hudson, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Margaret Cron, and his loyal pet beagle, Prince Maxwell.
A celebration of life and remembrance service is 6 p.m. Friday following two hours of visitation at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home Lincoln Road Chapel, 1315 W. Lincoln Road, with his best friend, "Bud," leading the service. In keeping with Tommy's wishes, he will be cremated and his cremains will be scattered on Bear Lake in Colorado.
Memorial contributions in Tommy's name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2723 S. Albright Road, Kokomo, IN 46902.
Beda Calvin Cron (1928 - 2013)
Margaret Helen Horoho Cron Grant (1929 - 1976)
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Bear Lake in Colorado.
Maintained by: Shirley Cates Teal
Originally Created by: Ronald Baxter
Record added: Oct 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60788604
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