Mayre Louise Crumrine, 82

Mayre Louise Crumrine, 82, of Gladbrook, died at Westbrook Acres in Gladbrook on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, surrounded by her family. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home in Marshalltown. Memorials may be directed in Mayre’s name to the Latendresse Clinic in Gladbrook. For condolences, please visit

Mayre Louise Harris was born on Aug. 1, 1930, in Gladbrook, to Clarence “Floyd” Harris and Mary “Irene” Walter Harris. On Jan. 15, 1963, she married Kenneth Crumrine in Barrington, Ill., and they resided in Gladbrook all of their life. Mayre was a member of the Eastern Star as well as the American Legion Auxiliary. Mayre loved to do needlework, crafts, camping and loved to volunteer her time for whatever was needed. She was also involved in the Cub, Brownie and Girl Scouts, wrestling booster club and was on the Gladbrook Library Board.

Mayre is survived by her children: Harris (Michele) Crumrine and Jana (David Molnar) Crumrine; grandchildren: Lydia and Phillip Molnar, Colin Crumrine and Autumn, Denali, Kierra and Trey Gardner; and sister Sue (Dan) Reter.

Mayre was preceded in death by her loving husband Kenneth, both of her parents and her sister Jane Harris Kelly.