Anna L. Crum

SALEM – Anna L. Crum, 96, of Salem, died Sunday, June 8, 2014, at her home.

She was born May 30, 1918, in Hickory, Pa., daughter of the late Thurman and Caroline (Cummins) Criss.

Anna last worked as an aide at the Hutton’s Nursing Home for 10 years. She had also worked at the Youngstown Steel Door and the Gregg’s Nursing Home.

She was a member of the Harvest Baptist Church, Salem Senior Citizens, and a 30-year member of TOPS. She was a caring and loving mother and grandmother.

Her husband, Earland A. Crum, preceded her in death on Feb. 13, 1988, they were married June 20, 1936. She was also preceded in death by a son, Robert Crum; daughter, Katherine Prendergast; sisters, Ella Pulley, Kate McCoy and Dorothy Criss; and brothers, Chuck, Art, Bill, Pat, Jim, Dave, Ted and John Criss.

Survivors include sons, Earland Leroy Crum of Sebring and Gary Crum of Youngstown; a sister, Margaret Kurtz of Beloit; a brother, Fred Criss of Georgia; 21 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and 16 great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 12, 2014, at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronald Laughlin officiating.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday, June 11, 2014, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Hope Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Harvest Baptist Church, P.O. Box 723, Salem, Ohio 44460.

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Anna L. Crum

SALEM – Anna L. Crum, 96, of Salem died at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at her home.

Arrangements are pending at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.