Passed away peacefully at LHSC- Victoria Hospital, London, with family by his side, on Tuesday, July 9, 2019 of RR 4 Denfield, at the age of 85. Loving and devoted husband of Marjorie (Leis) Crone for 51 years. Dear brother-in-law of Mabel Wagler, and Marcella and Dennis Alles. Proud uncle of Pauline Baumbach, Judy and Lyle Schultz, and great-uncle of Sarah, Isaiah, and Aaron. Loved by special friends Dianne Dawson, and Heather and Greg Moffatt. Predeceased by his parents Harry and Jane Crone, sister Norma and Bill Sherritt, and in-laws, Dorothy and Harold Baumbach, Roy Leis, Earl Dietz, and Melvin Wagler. Maurice’s true passion was farming. He loved airplanes and fixing anything mechanical. He could often be found lending a hand to a family member or neighbour. The family wishes to thank the kind staff at St. Marys Memorial Hospital and the surgical team and nurses at LHSC- Victoria Hospital for their care and compassion.
Visitation will be held at Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, LUCAN on Thursday, July 11th from 6 – 8 PM, and again on Friday, July 12th from 10 until the time of the funeral service, which will be held at 11 AM. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.