Pearl L. Rono
CROSBY — Pearl Lucille Rono, age 89, of Crosby, died on Jan. 10, 2012, at the Cuyuna Regional Care Center in Crosby. She was born on May 12, 1922, in Eagle Bend to William and Myrtle (Murphy) Booth. Survivors include two sons, Adolph (Kathy Jo) Rono, of Crosby, and Cliff (Virginia Borg) Rono, of Ironton; five daughters, Sharon Bellefeulle, of Crosby, Delores Boyd, of Crosby, Joan Martin, of Minneapolis, Jane Rono, of Lakeville and Janice Rono, of Gilbert; three brothers, Charles (Helen) Rono, of Enumclaw, Wash., Laverne Booth, of Crosby, and Duane (Betty) Booth, of Aitkin; two sisters, Laura Saplich, of Enumclaw, Wash., and Mary Lou Hamilton, of Anoka; sister-in-law, Florence Booth, of Duluth; 20 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death are her son, Arnold; four sisters, Betty, Zeda, Elsie and Millie; and five brothers, Elde, Victor, Albert, Bill and Erving Booth. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. on Friday at the Lakewood Cemetery in Crosby. Friends may call on Thursday at the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby from 3 to 6 p.m.