WINTER PARK, Florida — Ann Yearling Kroen, 65, of Winter Park, died at home with her family on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.
was born in Paulding, on May 18, 1949, the daughter of Carl and Betty
(Gernhardt) Yearling, and sister of Michael who all preceded her in
A graduate of Payne High School, Ann earned a Bachelor of Education from Capital University in Bexley, Ohio.
On June 13, 1970, she married Gregg R. Kroen, who survives.
taught elementary school for several years before moving to the
Philippines with her husband, a Navy dentist. In 1978 they returned to
Winter Park, to open their dental practice. Gregg and Ann were partners
in all they did – faith, family and business. Ann will be especially
remembered for her love of Jesus, radiant smile and servant’s heart.
is also survived by two daughters: Heather (Jamie) Hart and Kirsten
(Brian) King, four grandchildren: Sydnie Hart, Mackinley Hart, Madison
King and Tate King, all of Winter Park, and brother: Jack Yearling of
Viewing is at St. James Lutheran Church, Payne, on
Tuesday, Aug. 26, from 3 - 5 p.m., with graveside services at 5:30 p.m.
at Lehman Cemetery followed by a meal at the church.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Samaritan’s Purse in memory of Ann Kroen.
Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com.