Albion - Iva B. Crowe, age 91, went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, June 13, 2009 at 5:00 AM at Eaton Community Hospice in Charlotte, Michigan. She passed away surrounded by her loving family.
She was born on December 20, 1917 in Albion and was the daughter of Leo E. and Eva (nee Waugh) Jaquay. She was a lifetime resident of the Albion Community.
Mrs. Crowe was a member of Beacon Baptist Church in Kendallville and enjoyed reading.
Mom touched many lives with her cheerful smile and willingness to help anyone she could. She was deeply involved in working for her church and will be missed by many.
She is survived by two sons, Elton E. (Joan) Crowe of Charlotte, MI; and Ralph D. (Diane) Crowe of Grabill. Six grandchildren, six great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 56 years, Ralph P. Crowe in 1993.
Funeral services for Mrs. Crowe will be Thursday, June 18, 2009 at 2:00 PM at Brazzell Funeral Home, Albion Chapel. Pastor Ron Stratman will be officiating.
Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Please make memorials in loving memory of Iva to Eaton community Hospice, 2675 S. Cochran, Charlotte, MI 48813.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Albion.