Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

April 22, 2013

Ronald Albert Cromer

June 14, 1961-April 19, 2013

GOSHEN — Ronald Albert Cromer, 51, died Friday at the home where he was living.

He was born June 14, 1961, in Anderson, S.C., to Jeff and Dorothy (Cole) Cromer.

He is survived by his mother, Dorothy Greer; children, Erica (Shawn) Mahon, Austin, Texas; Ronald Andrew (Kaoru) Cromer, Goshen; and Stephanie Cromer, Chicago, Ill.; a granddaughter, Leila Cromer; two sisters, Janice (Fred) Holbrook, Lexington, S.C.; and Marsha (Doug) Cheek, Anderson, S.C.; and one brother, David Cromer, Anderson, S.C.; and his ex-wife, Lisa (Terry) Keck, Goshen

He was preceded in death by his father.

Mr. Cromer was a 1979 graduate of Westside High School in Anderson, S.C. He enlisted in the U.S. Army Airborne and was stationed in Ft. Bragg, N.C. and served in both Grenada and Egypt. He had a love for both music and animals.

Local arrangements are being handled by Yoder-Culp Funeral Home in Goshen.

Further arrangements will be made at McDougalds Funeral Home, Anderson, S.C.

Online condolences may be shared with the family at  www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.

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