News and Tribune

January 8, 2013

LaVerne M. Kron, 81; of New Albany

— Funeral services for LaVerne M. Kron, 81, of New Albany, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes, Market Street Chapel, New Albany, with entombment in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany. She died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services.

She was the former LaVerne Manning. She was a former medical assistant for the doctor’s office, McCullough, Higgins & Bundy and a lifelong homemaker. She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Harold E. Kron; three daughters, Janice D. Jones and her husband, Jeff, of New Albany, Laura K. Durbin and her husband, Gary, of Georgetown, and Marcia K. Payton, of New Albany; sister, June Redmon, of Simpsonville, Ky.; grandchildren, Christopher Jones, Alison Grzyb, and Ben Durbin; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father, Carl Manning, and mother, Betty Jarchow.

Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday and noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Heart Association.