Emma C. Kron

September 14, 1922December 7, 2012

Emma Caroline Kron, 90, of Evansville, passed away Friday, December 7, 2012 at the Heritage Center. She was born on September 14, 1922.

She was a member of Salem Church of Darmstadt and very active in the Women’s Guild. She was also involved with Vanderburgh County Farm Bureau, past 4-H leader, and VFW 1114 Ladies Auxiliary.

Emma enjoyed working on the farm, gardening, and cooking for her family. She was very active in helping at church and the 4-H Center with meals.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, John E. Kron.

She is survived by her son, Larry Kron (Judy); daughters, Diane Wire (Gary), Linda Thomas (Michael), and Susan Gourley (Bobby); brother, Henry Schillinger; seven grandchildren, Todd Thomas, Jill Vieira, Lesley Nettles, Leah Mowrer, Adam Kron, Ryan Gourley, and Jonathan Gourley; and nine great-grandchildren.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the Heritage Center Staff and caregivers for their care throughout the years.

Services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, December 10, 2012 at Salem Church of Darmstadt, officiated by Rev. David Peterson with burial at Salem Church of Darmstadt Cemetery. Friends may visit Sunday from 1:00 to 7:00 PM at Alexander North Chapel and on Monday from 10:00 AM until service time at church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Salem Church of Darmstadt or Vanderburgh County 4-H Center Trust Fund.


  • Visitation Sunday, December 9, 2012
  • Visitation Monday, December 10, 2012
  • Funeral Service Monday, December 10, 2012

Emma C. Kron

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barbara steele

December 10, 2012

Grief can be so hard during the holidays, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one this holiday season.

Louis Kissel

December 9, 2012

Larry, Linda and Family,
Our deepest sympathy for your loss. God bless.

Louis Richard and Maritta Kissel

Claudia Kinnaird

December 9, 2012

Susie and family,
I am sorry to hear about your loss. God bless you and your family.

Dwayne Eric Straw

December 8, 2012

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.