Evelyn Nicolella Cronin


Evelyn N. “Evie” Cronin, 94 of Southminster Place, Washington formerly of East Washington, passed away peacefully on Friday-September 22, 2017.  She was born May 24, 1923 in Washington the daughter of the late Antonio and Rose D’Allessandro Nicolella. Mrs. Cronin graduated in 1941 from Washington High School and was a 1945 graduate of the Washington Seminary.  She was employed for 40 years at Lang’s Clothing Store, where she served as the Administrator of the office staff along with many other duties.  Mrs. Cronin was a lifelong member of the Immaculate Conception Parish in Washington. She was an avid golfer and enjoyed playing golf at the Washington Golf Club where she got a hole in one!  She also enjoyed playing cards and attending the annual Bellosguardo Family Reunion.

On February 24, 1962 she married Ralph B. Cronin who died on September 29, 1986.  Mrs. Cronin was the last of her immediate family.  She was the sister of Angeline Greco, Carmella Greco, Sunda Falvo, Joseph, Carl and Scappie Nicolella.  She also had 2 infant siblings who died in infancy. 

Surviving are several nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday-September 27, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church, Washington.  Entombment will follow at the Washington Cemetery Mausoleum.  The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Presbyterian Senior Care or to the local hospice of one’s choice. 

Arrangements are under the direction of the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc., Wilson at E. Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, supervisor/director, Susan Falvo Warco, director, S. Timothy Warco II, director. Online condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com