October 22, 2005
Reno, Nevada, USA
A Memorial for William S. "Bill" Cronk, 59, a Carson City resident for the past 20 years, will be at 10 a.m Friday, October 14, 2005 at Fitzhenry's Chapel of Faith. Burial with Military Honors will follow at Lone Mountain Cemetery at 11 a.m.
Mr. Cronk died October 7, 2005 at home. He was born May 29, 1946 in Liberty, NY to Vincent Cronk and Bernice (Wucherpfennig) Cronk. Prior to living in Carson City, he lived in California and Alaska. He was a contractor.
Mr. Cronk served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War on the USS Skagit. He was a member of the VFW Post 9211 in Reno and a retired member of Carpenter Union Local
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Rachelle Krietz and his step-daughter Teresita Sanfilippo.
Among his survivors are his wife, Adela of Carson City; sons William S. Cronk II and Scott Cronk; grandson, Kyle Krietz, parents Vincent and Bernice Cronk of Reno; brother Dennis Cronk of Alaska; step-daughter Sonya (Jim) Vasquez; son-in-law Cliff Krietz; and step-grandchildren Maya and Chloe Vasquez and Tony (Cassie) and Shana Sanfilippo of Colorado.