Henriette P. "Henny" Crowe, age 88, of Rome, passed away on Monday morning, January 6, 2014 at a Rome hospital.
Mrs. Crowe was born on June 15, 1925, in Holyoke, Mass., the daughter of the late Charles J. and Virginia Canse DeDeurwaerder. She had been a resident of Rome and Floyd County for the greater part of her life and at the time of her death was residing at Renaissance Marquis where she was an active member of the community. Mrs. Crowe was a Christian who enjoyed helping others and her greatest joy came from her family. Prior to retirement, Mrs. Crowe was associated with General Electric for over 30 years. She was preceded in death by a brother, Victor DeDeurwaerder in 2001. Mrs. Crowe was married in 1977 to Lawrence G. "Larry" Crowe who preceded her in death on May 6, 2005.
Mrs. Crowe is survived by her children, James E. (Brenda) Cochran of Lindale, Linda J. (Chandler) Rittenhouse of Rome, Mary (Andy) Anderson of Armuchee, and Augusta Spearman of Rome. Eight grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; one brother, Charles "Chuck" DeDeurwaerder of California. Nieces and nephews also survive.
Please join us as we celebrate the life of Henriette "Henny" Crowe on Sunday afternoon, January 26, 2014 at 2 o'clock at Vann's Valley Baptist Church, US 27 South, Rome Georgia. Family and friends gathering in the Fellowship Hall from 3 until 5 o'clock.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to either Saint Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN, 38105, or Children's At Scottish Rite Hospital, 1001 Johnson Ferry Road, NE, Atlanta, GA, 30342.
Please join the family in honoring the life of Mrs. Crowe by visiting www.talleysparkviewchapel.com to share memories and post tributes.
The staff of Fred Talley's Parkview Chapel Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Henriette P. "Henny" Crowe.