Margaret “Helen” Crum

January 31, 2012

Margaret “Helen” Crum 78 of rural Frankfort, IN, died at 7:45 p.m. January 31, 2012 at Seton Hospital, Lafayette, IN. Born August 6, 1933 in Berea, Kentucky to Oscar & Frances A. (Rinner) Bullock. Her marriage of 60 years was to Gene R. Crum on December 14, 1951 in Mulberry, IN and he survives. Mrs. Crum moved from Kentucky to Ladoga, IN in 1945 and attended school there. She was a member of the East Side Christian Church. A homemaker, she was also an avid gardener, enjoyed cooking and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be Friday, February 3, 2012 from 5-8 p.m. at Goodwin Funeral Home. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, February 4th with visiting one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial to follow the service at Whiteman Cemetery, south of Michigantown, IN. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund or Seton Hospital First Floor Care Nurses, both in c/o Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort, IN 46041.

Survived by:

Husband: Gene R. Crum of rural Frankfort Daughter: Judy D. (Marc) Hodges of rural Frankfort 3 Sons: Larry G. (Jacki) Crum of rural Frankfort, Mark A. (Carol) Crum of rural Frankfort and Gary B. (Lisa) Crum of rural Frankfort Sister: Faye (Bob) Querry of Antioch Sister-in-Law: Agnes Bullock of Ladoga 9 Grandchildren, Christopher Crum, Carrie (Crum) Kyker, Corey Crum, Juli (Hodges) Foster, Mason Crum, Austin Crum, Baylee Crum, Colton Crum and Rylee Crum 6 Great Grandchildren, Cooper, Bricker, Carter, Sam, Sophie, and Simon

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by 8 brothers and sisters.


10 Condolences for “Margaret “Helen” Crum”

  1. Bill and Linda Dean February 1, 2012 at 4:39 pm

    Crum Family, Our thoughts and prayer’s are with the family.

  2. Terri Dean February 1, 2012 at 7:26 pm

    Gary, Lisa and Children, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother and grandmother, cherish the memories that you have in your heart, and may she rest in peace. Prayers are with you all in this time and the coming days ahead, again, I am so sorry,
    Thoughts and Prayers
    Terri Dean
    Bus Driver

  3. John and Mary Kay Baker February 1, 2012 at 7:50 pm

    Just wanted you all to know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. I can’t imagine how you must be feeling but just remember that Helen is free of pain and in a much better place. I pray that God surrounds you all today and in the coming days with his comfort and love.
    Its with our deepest sympathy!
    John and Mary Kay Baker

  4. Garry & Brenda Fisher February 2, 2012 at 12:01 am

    Chris Crum and Family and Gary Crum and family.
    Brenda and I are very sorry to hear about you mother, we both new you and your family well, If we still live in Frankfort, we would try and come to the visitation. Our pray are with both of your families, and we will have your families put on our prayer list with our church.

  5. Kristy (Stockberger) Miller February 2, 2012 at 1:24 pm

    Crum Family, Please know that we are thinking and praying for you all during this difficult time. May you take comfort in knowing an angel is watching over you always and may the love of those around you help you through the days ahead. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure. You will always have your memories and Helen (Nina) will live on inside your hearts forever. We love you all.
    Kristy (Krunch) and Dan Miller

  6. Bill & Angela Reed February 2, 2012 at 1:43 pm

    Gary, Lisa and Crum Family,
    Bill and I are profoundly saddened to learn of the loss of Gary’s mother. We will be thinking of you in the difficult days ahead.
    Please accept our condolences and know that our prayers will be with you as you move forward through this difficult time.
    Bill, Angela & Tyler Reed
    Tampa, FL.

  7. Wayne & Karen Patchett February 2, 2012 at 10:17 pm

    Our sincere condolences. Helen has been included in our prayers many times over the past few years, and pray now for His comfort for Gene and your family. Regretfully, previous plans prevent us from calling Friday evening, but we hope to visit Saturday morning before the service. We care. Wayne & Karen

  8. Cindy Beals February 4, 2012 at 1:27 am

    Mark, Carol, Mason and Austin….Thinking of you guys and hope you know how much we care!

  9. Susie Plunkitt February 4, 2012 at 9:58 am

    So sorry for your loss, Gene. Mom & Dad may be there today. Sorry that they missed the calling hours last night. Susie

  10. Judii K. Hudspith February 4, 2012 at 3:59 pm

    Gary, Lisa, Baylee, Colton, Rylee, and whole Crum Family, Sending Blessings, Love and Prayers to you all in this very difficult time.

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