Linda Jane (Richard) Crocker

August 8, 1944 ~ April 14, 2022 (age 77)


Linda Jane Crocker, 77, of Ohio City passed away at 12:59 AM on Thursday, April 14, 2022 at Van Wert Health.

She was born on August 8, 1944, in Portland, Indiana the daughter of the late Rufus and Inez (Ashley) Richard. On June 30, 1962, she married Howard Crocker, who preceded her in death on September 6, 2012.

Linda was a homemaker and had worked as a nurses aide earlier in life.

Linda enjoyed rummage sales, camping, traveling, music and a good game of Uno.

Surviving are two sons, Jim (Barb) Crocker and John (Daniel Ambrose) Crocker, both of Ohio City, Ohio; 2 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild on the way; and her beloved cats, Sissy and Binky.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, Howard.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Burial will be in Pennville I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Pennville, Indiana.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.

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