CRONK, Harold Elwood

Harold Elwood Cronk passed away on Wednesday, July 15th, 2020 at the Belleville General Hospital,I in his 94th year. Beloved husband of the late Kathleen Cronk. Loving father of Lois Cronk and predeceased by sons Lenny Whattam, Roger Whattam and Kollan Cronk. Survived by his brother Walter Cronk and his sister Shirley Hawkins. Predeceased by sisters Doris Smith and Mary Lumley. Fondly remembered by his many grand-children and great grandchildren. Harold was a proud farmer and in his later years he counted the days until it was time to mow his grass again. The family would like to thank the wonderful staff in the ICU of the Belleville General Hospital as well as the VON Smile Program, the staff of Meals on Wheels and the wonderful PSWs who provided care over the years in his home. As per Harold’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Due to the restrictions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, a private family service will be held. A public Celebration of Life will follow at a later date. Memorial Donations to the Belleville General Hospital Foundation ( would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Ainsworth Funeral Home, 288 Noxon Avenue, Wellington. Online donations and condolences at