Lenora Alice Crites, 92, of Kendallville, Indiana, died Sunday, May 27, 2007 at Lutheran Hospital, Ft. Wayne, Indiana after a short illness. Mrs. Crites was born May 9, 1915 in Brunswick, the daughter of the late, William C. and Ruby R. (Dake) Bonner. She had lived in Elyria, Sullivan and the New London areas for many years and Indiana since 2002. She was a 1934 of graduate of Columbia High School, Columbia Station. Lenora was a graduate of St. Joseph LPN School in Lorain. She retired in 1972 from Lorain Community Hospital after working for six years as an LPN. She loved to sew.
She is survived by two grandchildren, Joseph Warwick of Kendallville, IN and Marie (Gary) Maynard of Grafton; two great-grandchildren, Victoria and Kyle Maynard of Grafton; and a sister Lucille Bolger of Elyria.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Crites in 1996; and a daughter, Karen Warwick in 1989; a sister and two brothers.
Friends may call from 1 P.M. until the time of service at 2 P.M. Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at the Norton–Eastman Funeral Home, 370 S. Main St., Wellington with Rev. Jerry Gates officiating. Burial will follow at Huntington Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at: www.norton-eastmanfuneralhome.com