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Carolyn M. Cronk, 79, Belmont


Carolyn M. Cronk, 79, of Milton Street, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2022 at Strong Memorial Hospital. She was born in Elkland on December 5, 1942 the daughter of Thaddeus and Stella (Zremski) Zdanowki.

Carolyn was a long-time resident of Belmont. She was a 1960 graduate of Elkland High School. She continued her education at the Rochester Business Institute. She found her career working for Allegany County and retired after many years of service. She was a very active member of Holy Family Catholic Church of Belmont. She served the church in many capacities, including the Altar Society. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, knitting, sewing, and crafting in general.

She is survived by: a son, Michael (Jodi) Cronk of Hilton; three daughters, Melissa (Michael) Belden of Mansfield, CT, Julie (Kevin) Borden of Belfast, and Karen (Brett) Comstock of Wake Forest, NC; 11 grandchildren, Amanda, Gabby, Ben & Ryan Cronk, Justin, Michaela & Matt Belden, Kayli & Jessica Williams, Rylea & Kyle Comstock; coming soon to the family, a great-granddaughter, Avery; a brother, James (Eileen) Zdanowski of Troupsburg; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents.

Friends are invited to call on Thursday, May 19, 2022 from 4 -6 PM at the J.W. Embser Sons Funeral Home in Belmont, 17 Schuyler Street. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, May 20, 2022 at 11 AM in Holy Family Catholic Church, 5 Milton Street, Belmont, NY, 14813. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial donations to the Dementia Society of America, via mail, PO Box 600 Doylestown, PA 18901, or online, To leave online condolences please visit 

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