Joyce M. Cronk CarlisleJoyce M. Cronk, 81, formerly of Carlisle, Stoneview Heights and more recently, Mt. Loretto Nursing Home, died Saturday, September 15th, at Ellis Hospital after a long illness. Mrs. Cronk was born September 30, 1930 in Amsterdam, NY, a daughter of Chester and Theresa (Mitron) VanDenburgh. She married Kenneth Cronk and together they raised four children. Kenneth predeceased her on December 14, 1983. Joyce enjoyed bingo, playing cards, rides in the car and her cats. Survivors include three daughters, Helen Hill of New Castle, NE, Margaret Cronk of St. Louis, MO, and Rose Marie McMilliam of Watervliet; seven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one son, Kenneth Cronk, Jr.; and two brothers, Edward and Marvin VanDenburgh. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 18th at the Robert A. Guffin Funeral Home, 108 Chapel St., Cobleskill with interment following in the Cobleskill Rural Cemetery. A period of visitation will be held from 12 noon to 2 p.m. prior to the funeral on Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. Cronk to the Animal Shelter of Schoharie Valley, PO Box 40, Howes Cave, NY 12092. Further information is available at http://www.guffinfuneral home.com/
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Robert A. Guffin Funeral Home
108 Chapel Street
Cobleskill, NY 12043
Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Sept. 17, 2012