Krone, Sr. DOVER Dale E. "Jake" Krone, Sr., entered into rest at 10:40 a.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at his home. He was born September 20, 1937 in Dover, a son of the late Arthur J. and Bertna M. (Myers) Krone, Sr. Dale was a U.S. Navy veteran. He worked for Teledyne McKay Chain and later, Jordon's Furniture, Smith Village Home Furnishings, Neighborcare, and Keystone Custom Homes. Dale was a member of Shiloh American Legion Post 791 and Forrest Edge Hunting Club. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling, and car trips. Dale is survived by a daughter, Amy F. Wilkinson of Dover; two sons, Dale E. Krone, Jr. of Dover and Ray M. Krone of Newport, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Benjamin Heath, Elijah Reimold, Abigail Veach, Beth Krone and Hannah Wilkinson; three great-grandchildren; three sisters, Delores Mae Krone, Julia A. Krone and Grace L. Baker, all of Dover; and a brother, Lewis C. Krone of Dover. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Arthur J. Krone, Jr. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Dale's funeral at 2 p.m. and the visitation from 1-2 p.m. on Saturday at Emig Funeral Home, 47 N. Queen St., Dover. Burial will follow in Salem Union Cemetery, Dover, where veteran's honors will be presented by York County Veterans Honor Guard. Officiating will be the Rev. Bonnie J. Whittier, pastor of Christ U.C.C. in Jefferson. Memorial contributions may be made to the Cancer Patient Help Fund, c/o York Health Foundation, 912 S. George St., York, PA 17403.
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Jan. 18, 2013