Piqua Daily Call - Piqua, Miami Co., Ohio - Monday, 28 May 2007


Florence E. Pence


Florence E. Pence, 85, of Piqua, passed away at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, May 27, 2007, in her residence.

She was born April 8, 1922, in Miami County, the daughter of the late Forrest and Mabel

(Clevenger) Cron.

She married Robert C. Pence on Jan. 4, 1963, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 9, 2002.

She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, LeRoy and Elaine Wintrow of Covington; daughter and son-in-law, Florence Freda and Terry Creager of Piqua; grandchildren, Lora (Robert) Kinney of Piqua, Kevin (Andrea) Wintrow of Fairborn, Leslie Wintrow of Piqua, Cathy Creager of Piqua and Teresa (Andy) Schmackers of Pleasant Hill; great-grandchildren Andrew, Travis, Ethan, Airk and Damia Wintrow of Fairborn, Dustin and Victoria Kinney of Piqua and Gabby Schmackers of Pleasant Hill; brothers, Leroy Cron of Piqua, Raymond (Mary) Cron of Troy and Richard (Sheila) Cron of DeGraff; and sisters, Catherine(**Catharine) Hopkins of Piqua and Mabel L. Fancis(**Francis) of Troy.

Florence was a lifelong member of the Congregational Christian United Church of Christ, Piqua. She graduatednfrom Piqua Central High School in 1941. She retired

from Hartzell Fan with 29 years of service, and she was a member of the Quarter entury Club. She also belonged to the Troy Chapter 256 Order of Eastern Star and the Sheepskin Community Club.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Suber-Shively Funeral Home, 201 W. Main Street, Fletcher, with the Rev. Bill Hewitt of the Congregational United Church of Christ, Piqua, presiding. Burial will follow in Fletcher Cemetery.

Visitation for family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home with Eastern Star Services at 7:30 p.m. by Troy Chapter 256.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, P.O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373. Envelopes will be available in the funeral home.



** Spelling Corrections by Roger Hopkins