Eugene Kron, 86

Eugene Kron, age 86


February 18, 1925 – February 6, 2012

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 11, 2012 at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Richmond, MN for Eugene Kron, age 86, who died Monday at Assumption Home.  Burial will be in the Sts. Peter & Paul parish cemetery.

Relatives and friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Friday at the Wenner Funeral Home in Richmond. Parish Prayers will be at 4 p.m. followed by a rosary with the Catholic Order of Foresters.  Visitation will continue from 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Saturday morning at the funeral home.

Eugene was born in Richmond, MN to Jacob and Mary (Braegelmann) Kron.  He married Mabel Koenig on October 27, 1959 in St. Mary’s Help of Christian Church, St. Augusta, MN.  Eugene and Mabel were married 41 years.  He was a farmer and enjoyed Ice Fishing, Spearing and playing cards.  Eugene was a member of Catholic Order of Foresters.

Survivors include his daughter Doreen (Charles) Chirhart; grandchildren, Nicholas and Amanda; sister-in-law, Frances Kron and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mabel (2001); grandson, Christopher; brothers and sisters, Nick, Elizabeth, Helen, Rose, Agnes, Gertrude, Claude, Leo and Othmar.

Memorials are preferred to Sts. Peter and Paul Education Endowment Fund.

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