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Ruth A. Cronin

June 20, 1935 ~ January 12, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old

Ruth Cronin Obituary

Ruth A. Cronin, 88, of Gatchel, IN, passed away on January 12, 2024, at her daughter's home in Santa Claus, IN.


She was born at her home in Gatchel, IN, on June 20, 1935, the daughter of Floyd and Phoeba (Ball) Sutcliffe.


Ruth was united in marriage to Vincent Cronin, after his passing in 1969, she married Corbert Cronin, and they shared 20 years together. She attended Tell City High School and worked at Hydro-Tex in Cannelton for 20 years. Ruth loved her red roses, reading, cooking and she loved her family especially her grandchildren.


Survivors include her daughter, Sue Martin of Santa Claus; her sons, Ben (Becky) Cronin of Leopold, Darryl Cronin of Gatchel, Randy (Diana) Cronin of Troy, and Larry Cronin of Gatchel; her brother, Larry Sutcliffe of Tell City; 9 grandchildren, Erica (Randy) Masterson, Angela (Nick) Goffinet, Amanda Cronin, James (Paula) Cronin, Heather (Justin) Miller, Kristopher (Mandy) Cronin, Nicole Bolin, Tara (Paul Pevlor) Cronin and Kelsey (Justin) Wagler; 19 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren.


In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by her first husband Vincent in 1969, second husband, Corbert in 1992, her son Danny Cronin in 2023, and siblings, John Sutcliffe, Andy Sutcliffe, Mary Taylor, and Linda Sutcliffe.


Funeral Services will be held at 1pm on Monday, January 15, 2024, at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home.


Visitation will be from 10am to 1pm on Monday, January 15, 2024, at the funeral home with burial to follow in Lilly Dale Cemetery in Gatchel.


Memorial contributions may be made to Lilly Dale Cemetery Fund.


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January 15, 2024

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10 Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Funeral Service
January 15, 2024

1:00 PM
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10th Street
Tell City, IN 47586


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