Dorothy Ann, 77, of West Milford, passed away peacefully on February 14, 2014.
Born in Jersey City, Dorothy grew up in Union City and attended St. Al's Academy, where she was the Class President. She attended the Berkley Business School and worked for TRW in Fairfield as an executive assistant.
Dorothy was a parishioner of St. Joseph's RC Church in West Milford for 45 years and resided in High Crest Lake, where she raised her family with her devoted husband of 56 years, Jasper "Pete" Cronk. Dorothy loved to attend her grandchildren's sporting events and looked forward to celebrating each of their birthdays.
She was a loving mother to her children, Peter Cronk and his wife Kristen of Moorestown, Dennis Cronk of Monmouth Beach, Mary Ellen Cronk of Medford, and Gary Cronk and his wife Karen of Colts Neck. She was an adoring grandmother to Megan, Connor, Melanie and Brian, and a dear sister of Mary Boemo and her husband Al of Lakewood.
Visiting hours will be 10 AM to 12 PM Thursday at St. Joseph's RC Church, 454 Germantown Road, West Milford. A funeral Mass will be held at the church at 12 PM following visitation. Burial will be held in the church's cemetery immediately following Mass.
In lieu of flowers, donations made to
in Dorothy's memory would be greatly appreciated. The M. John Scanlan Funeral Home in Pompton Plains is in charge of arrangements. Please visit www.scanlanfuneralhome.com to send an online condolence to the family.