CRONE CARNES, Margaret Dec 10, 1934 – Aug 29, 2020

Margaret Ann (Schlensker) Crone Carnes, 85, of New Albany, passed away August 29, 2020, at home surrounded by her family. She was born December 10, 1934, in Owensboro, KY to John F. and Lillian (Crosley) Schlensker. Margaret was an active member of St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Church in New Albany and St. Mary’s Altar Society. She worked nearly 40 years for Kraft Funeral Service as a funeral assistant. She was also one of the founding organizers of the L.I.F.T. widows and widowers support group and was a member of Silver Hill’s Alpha Club.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Herbert Crone; second husband, Fred Carnes; son, John Crone; and brothers, John and Jim Schlensker.
Survivors include her children, Cathy Fields (Steve), Steve Crone (Betty), Teresa Fountain (Mick), Sue Glordan, and Chris Crone (Shane); grandchildren, Sam, Joe, Tom, Andy, Mary Anne, Joanna, Stuart, Brett, Katie, Mitch, Jack, Maci, and Corbin; great-grandchildren, August, Junie, Jude, Reagan, Hadley, and Kellan; brother, Leo Schlensker (LaVerne); sisters-in-law, Diane Schlensker and Wini Crone; numerous nieces and nephews; and a multitude of dear friends.
Her Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, September 2, 2020, at St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Church. The family will receive friends after 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the 8th Street ramp entrance. Burial will follow the Mass in Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery, New Albany.
The Mass will be streamed live on St. Mary of the Annunciation’s facebook page.
Expressions of sympathy in Margaret’s memory may be made to St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Church, 415 E. 8th Street, New Albany IN 47150.
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