"Emma", age 84, of Hilton Head, SC passed peacefully at her home Thursday, January 11, 2018. Emma was born January 2, 1934 in Johnstown, PA, the daughter of Charles and Charlotte Marshall. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Crossen and daughter, Barbara Irons. She is survived by her children, Thomas Shank (Maureen), Linda McGough (Pat), Clifford Shank (Joan), Karen Kelley, Charles Shank (Barbara), Ruth Kusterer (David), and Denny Crossen, as well as 20 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, and loving friends, Joanne McCoy, Jim Warren, and Kenny Josapek. Emma loved to spend time with her family. She also enjoyed playing cards, crocheting, and going to the casinos. Most of all, she loved giving and helping others. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11 am, Saturday, January 20, 2018 at All Saints Episcopal Church, 3001 Meeting St, Hilton Head. A reception will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hospice Care of the Lowcountry, PO Box 3827, Bluffton, SC 29910.
Published on January 16, 2018