Lorna E. Crews, 87, of Mendota died Oct. 3, 2012, in Rochelle Community Hospital. There will be no services. Cremation rites were accorded. Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota provided the arrangements. She was born March 17, 1925, in Walnut to Ilo and Urado (Heinz) Tower. She married Russell Crews on Dec. 25, 1950, in Iowa. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband; two sons, Larry Wittgan of San Antonio, Texas and William Wittgan of Mendota; two grandchildren, two greatgrandchildren; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister. Memorials may be directed to the donor’s choice.