JENNIFER A. CROOKS
Jennifer A. Crooks, 43, of Wauseon passed away Saturday July 5, 2014, at the Fulton County Health Center in Wauseon following an extended illness. Mrs. Crooks was born in Greenville, Ohio, on Jan. 12, 1971, the daughter of Paul and Cinda (Winterrowd) Meyer. On Oct. 24, 1998, she married Brian Crooks, and he survives.
Prior to her illness, she had worked as a medical transcriptionist for the Fulton County Health Center. She enjoyed crafting, attending softball games, dance recitals, and spending time with her family. She also enjoyed shopping and traveling. She was a 1989 graduate of Wauseon High School. She played volleyball, basketball, and softball. Her senior year she was selected First Team All-Ohio as a pitcher. She was recently inducted into the Wauseon High School Athletic Hall of Fame. She was an avid University of Michigan Wolverine and Detroit Tigers fan.
Also surviving is her daughter, Chloe; parents, Paul and Cinda Meyer of Wauseon; brother, Randy (Natalie) Meyer of Wauseon; nieces, Courtney, Alexis, Hayley Meyer, and Kaya Harris; and nephew, Noah Harris.
Preceding her in death was her son, Ethan Crooks, in 2005; and her grandparents, Lloyd and Eldine Winterrowd of Greenville and Pauline and Edward Meyer of Willowdell.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon, with Pastor Wes Glines officiating. Interment will follow in Wauseon Union Cemetery.
Friends may visit 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the funeral home.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to either Chloe's College Fund or Fulton County
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.GrisierFH.com.