Mrs. Cronk was a life resident of the Fulton area. She had worked at Birdseye in Fulton, General Electric, Co. in Liverpool and was last employed as a home health aide.
She was an avid bingo player and she loved to crotchet.
She was predeceased by her husband, Harold E. Cronk, who died March 30, 1992.
She is survived by her four daughters, Alice Moore of Winter Haven, Fla., Celina (James, Jr.) Fredenburg of Fulton, Cheryl (Terry, Sr.) Recore of Oswego, and Pauline (Matthew) Birmingham of Constantia; a sister, Lena Needles of Tennessee; four brothers, William Richards of Oswego, John Richards of Arizona, Nelson (Joyce) Richards of Fulton and Leon (Cathy) Richards of Maryland; 15 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.
There are no calling hours. Graveside services were held Friday at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, County Route 3, Hannibal.
Contributions may be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, P.O. Box 102, 34 East Bridge St., Oswego, NY 13126.
Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.