Gayle J. Krok
- July 11, 1942 - June 27, 2011
- Lorain, Ohio
of Gayle's Passing
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“We are deeply saddened by Gayle's passing. She cared for our daughter, Madison, for over a year. She was like family to us and we miss her dearly....Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Scott, Debbie and Madison Denos - OH
“I am so sorry to hear about Gayle I did her hair for years. Gayle and I had a lotof laughs together. Gayle was a friendly outgoing person ,she always...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Gargasz - Amherst, OH
“Jenae and Genel, I have always cherished our friendships over the years...Genel, you have been like a sister to me and it was a pleasure to know...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Sherrie Broeckel Craddock - OH
“RIP Aunt Gayle...You were such a strong and amazing woman. You were loved so much and will be greatly missed. Always & Forever,Tammy
4 of 13 | Posted by: Tammy Dittmer Carr
“Jenae: I'm so sorry about your loss. I am sure your mother was a wonderful person (after all, she made you!) and I can only imagine your pain. Let...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Saber VanDetta - Westlake, OH
I AM SOOO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR MOM.
ITS BEEN A LONG TIME,BUT I DO REMEMBER HER.
YOU & YOUR FAMILY ARE IN MY PRAYERS....
6 of 13 | Posted by: LYNN LAURIO (WHEATLEY) - OH
“Gary, just want to let you know how sorry I was to hear of your sister passing. Jerry R Ketchum
7 of 13 | Posted by: Jerry R. Ketchum - cleveland,tn., TN
“Thoughts sent toward the entire family...
8 of 13 | Posted by: The Urig's - friend
“I REMEMBER YOU FROM CHILDHOOD, YOU WERE A MOTHER I WOULD LOVED TO HAVE HAD AND A BEAUTIFUL PERSON . I WILL ALWAYS HAVE THOSE MEMORIES OF YOU . REST...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: melinda jacques - old friend
“Gayle and I were on the Banner Committee at Trinity Lutheran Church, which is where I got to know her. She was a terrific seamstress, and a lot of...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Louanne Palkovic - Vermilion, OH
“.. I have very fond memories of Mrs. Krok from my teen years... being good friends w/ Genel, Gayle made me a 'Monkees' sweatshirt for my birthday one...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Kim White - Vermilion
“May your family be comforted with happy memories at this time. Prayers to you and yours.
12 of 13 | Posted by: Beth Russell - Vermilion, OH
“My heart goes out to everyone. Gayle has always been a wonderful, caring, and loving person.
I feel blessed to have known her. MANY of my...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Heather Howells Kelley - Friend
Gayle J. Krok (nee Dittmer), age 68, of Lorain, passed away, Monday, June 27, 2011 at New Life Hospice Center of St. Joseph.
Gayle was born on July 11, 1942 in Lorain, Ohio to the late Elden and LeLa (nee Pettit) Dittmer.
She was a 1960 graduate of Clearview High and went on to further her education, graduating from Ehove School of Practical Nursing as a Licensed Practical Nurse. She worked as a skilled home nurse and for many years worked with children of special needs in their homes caring for them. She took great pride in her work.
Gayle was a faithful member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Vermilion. She enjoyed antiquing, crocheting and sewing.
She is survived by hers daughters, Jenae Pavlich, of Amherst and Genel (Larry) New, of Amherst; grandchildren, Justin Krok, of Amherst, Blake Pavlich, of Amherst, Chelsea New, of Amherst and Morgan New, of Amherst; brothers, Gary Dittmer, of Florida, Ray Dittmer, of Florida; sister-in-laws, Dorothy Dittmer, of Lorain and Maxine Dittmer, of Lorain; former spouse, Leo Krok, of Amherst.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Jim Dittmer, Wayne Dittmer, William Dittmer and Dale Dittmer; sister-in-law, Evelyn Dittmer.
The Krok family will receive friends on Thursday, June 30, 2011 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Dovin and Reber Jones Funeral & Cremation Center, 1110 Cooper Foster Park Road, Amherst. Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 1, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. in the Funeral Center, Pastor Terry Parker, of Trinity Lutheran Church will officiate. Interment will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Twp.
Online condolences may be left for the Krok family at www.dovinreberjones.com