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“May God be with you at this time. Your daughter, Lynn Jo was a favorite classmate of mine. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Margaret Cox - Brighton, IL

“Leanore and Lynn Jo, I give both of you my Deepest Sympathy! It's difficult to lose a loved one. He lived a long and fruitful life and is now with...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Arlene Leckrone Robinett - ID

“Lynn, I was so sorry to hear of your Dad's passing away. It will certainly leave a hole in your heart. My & David's sympathies are with you & your...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Davetta Holycross Norris - Boone, NC

“So sorry to hear of the death of our beloved long-time friend Hubert Krom. He was a fine Christian man who always had a smile & a hand shake. ...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Laura Shaw - WABASH, IN

“Lee & I Wanted To send Are Condolances To Your Family!! Hubert was a very Kind man & Lee has alot Of Great Memories Of Him With His parents!! Hubert...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Lee & Donna Myers - Roann, IN

“Jim and Carol: I am so sorry to hear about Hubert's passing. I just found out today that is why I didn't get to the funeral home. Please accept my...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Susan Hiner Meyer - Huntington, IN

“My condolences to you and your family Erin ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: gary probst - fort wayne, IN

“Just a note to let you know you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Dan & Bonnie Kirtlan - OH

“Hi Aunt Leanore--we love you PRAYERS & HUGS Carol ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Carol Walker-Dick - Fort Wayne, IN

“I am very sorry for your loss. I will forever treasure the walnut salad bowl that Erin's grandpa made for me when he was the young age of 96! ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jennifer Frederick - Northville, MI

“My prayers are for all of you. He lived a long and fruitful life. Just remember the good times ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Kay Hapner - Carmel., IN

“Hubert always had a smile on his face and was a positive spirit. What a gifted delightful man of God. He will be missed. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Carol Pfeiffer, Chaplain - IN


Hubert D Krom, 98, formerly of rural Urbana, Indiana, died at 10:25 p.m. Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Timbercrest Healthcare Center in North Manchester. He was born October 17, 1914 in Wabash County, Indiana to Elza W. and Lillie Faye (Carr) Krom. Hubert was a 1932 graduate of Urbana High School. He first married Rhea (Denney) Krom on August 21, 1936; she died September 26, 1962. He then married Leanore E. (Ogden) Carroll in Wabash County, on October 4, 1963. He was a retired farmer. Hubert was a member of the Wabash County Farm Bureau, a longtime member of the Wabash County Crippled Children Board of Directors, and a member of the Roann Christian Church, where he was instrumental in its construction. He enjoyed woodworking. He is survived by his wife, Leanore Krom of North Manchester; 2 children, Jim (Carol) Krom of rural Urbana, and Lynn (Daniel) Knee of Fort Wayne; daughter-in-law, Nancy Krom of Wabash; 8 grandchildren, Chris (Beverly) Krom of Panhandle, Texas, Tony (Rosie) Krom, Terry (Carla) Krom, and Todd (Lisa) Krom, all of Wabash, Ken (Carla) Krom of Liberty, Indiana, Jeff (Kaye) Krom of Roann, Erin (Mike) Dougherty of Novi, Michigan, and Mark (Jennifer) Knee of Ludington, Michigan; 23 great grandchildren, and 12 great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son Jack Krom, great grandson Joshua Krom, brother Norris Krom, and sister Lavonne Bates. Funeral services will be held at Roann Christian Church on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. with Robert Kirtlan officiating. Burial will be in Falls Cemetery, Wabash. Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Friday at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, and 1 hour prior to service at the church. Preferred memorial is Roann Christian Church. The memorial guest book for Hubert may be signed at www.grandstaff-hentgen.com.

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