Information courtesy of Roger Hopkins  2 June 2003


Piqua Daily Call

Piqua, Ohio

Wednesday, April 22, 1959


Mrs. Cora R. Cron, 65, Piquads’ Sister


     Mrs. Cora Ralston Cron, 65, wife of Raymond J. Cron, died unexpectedly of a cerebral hemorrhage at 12:40 p.m. Tuesday at her home, 17 Huffman, Dayton.  Mrs. Cron, who was also a part-time resident of Fletcher, had just finished lunch and gone into the living room to watch television hwen she was stricken.

     Born in Fletcher Nov. 27, 1891, she was the daughter of Amos and Emma Ralston.  She attended school in Fletcher and was married in Piqua to Raymond Cron March 5, 1910.

     Surviving are her husband; a son, Robert R. Cron of Dayton; a daughter, Mrs. W. L. Folz (Jeane), also of Dayton; three sisters, Mrs. Leona Lennox of Fairborn, Mrs. Myrtle Huddleston and Mrs. Stella Byerly, both of Piqua; a brother, A. B. Ralston of Fletcher; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.  Tuesday was the sixth anniversary of the death of Mr. and Mrs. Cron’s son, Ray.

     Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at the Suber Funearl Home, Fletcher, with burial in the cemetery at Fletcher.

     Friends may call Thursday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Schlientz and Moore Funeral Home, 1932 Wayne, Dayton