Deanna Crone, 65, of Shreve, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, at Akron City Hospital.
She was born July 6, 1947, in Wooster to Duane and Virginia (James) Shearer and married Charles S. Crone on Nov. 11, 1999. He survives.
Deanna Shearer Crone loved to sew, knit, read, garden, shop and spend time with her family. She adored her grandchildren, and especially enjoyed her grandson's baseball games.
She was an amazing cook and enjoyed gathering with her family for the holidays. She also enjoyed traveling to Texas to visit her daughter, Miki and family. She had a wealth of knowledge and was someone that many family and friends looked up to and respected her advice.
She was a 1965 graduate of Triway High School and helped many years to coordinate their class reunions. She was also a graduate of Wooster Business College, earning an associates degree in business. She worked for the Social Security office, the Wayne County Landfill as office manager, was Holmesville Village Clerk and had her own tax return business for many years.
She retired from the Wayne County Treasurers office in 2007.
Growing up, she was active in 4-H, and enjoyed watching All My Children and her diet Coke. There wasn't anyone who didn't call her friend.
Surviving, in addition to her husband, are daughters, Miki (Tim) Teichmer of Providence Village, Texas, and Kathy (Ralph) Camacho of Holmesville; grandchildren, Nathan, Joseph and Laura Teichmer, Manny and Mateo Camancho; a brother, David Shearer of Fredericksburg; a sister, Bonnie Marti of Wooster; her mother, Virginia McCarrick of Wooster; many other family members (many nieces and nephews that still call her "Aunt Dee"); and many dear friends.
She was preceded by her father; a sister, Becky Shearer; her stepfather, Bob McCarrick; and a brother-in-law, Lance Marti Crone.
A service of remembrance was held Monday, Nov. 19 at Schlabach Funeral Home in Shreve. Burial was in Prairie Township CemeterySClB