Lillian M. Cronenwett

December 28, 1923 ‒ March 14, 2016

Marion, Ohio
Formerly of Galion, Ohio

Lillian M. Cronenwett, 92, of Marion and former Galion resident passed away Monday morning, March 14, 2016 at Kingston Residence of Marion where she had been a resident for the past six years.

She was born December 28, 1923 in Burgoon, Ohio and was the daughter of Alfred and Mabel (Bennett) Steiner.
On July 3, 1941 she married Dean S. Cronenwett and they enjoyed 71 years of marriage until his passing on February 10, 2013.

Lillian was a 1941 graduate of Galion High School and a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Galion. She enjoyed playing euchre in several euchre clubs and gardening. Lillian and her husband enjoyed spending time at their cabin at Walton Lake near Crestline.

She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Darlene and John Jerman of Lexington and Susan and Ken Williams of Marion; one son and daughter-in-law, Brian (Beth) Cronenwett of Downers Grove, Ill.; eight grandchildren, Nancy Jerman, Anne (Carl) Frederick, Amy Jerman, Benjamin Williams, Mariah (Jerry) Barnes, Andrew Williams and Brianne and Andrey Cronenwett and four great-granddaughters.

Lillian is preceded in death by her parents and husband Dean.

Private services will be held for the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the activity fund at Kingston Residence of Marion in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Lillian Cronenwett, and condolences may be made to them at

  • To the Williams, Jerman, and Cronenwett Families ~
    Our hearts go out to you in your loss. We are praying God will comfort you and hold you close during this time.

  • Susie so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.

    Peace be with you!

    Love Gary