Obituary For Lida Eleanor (Ellie) Crosswell
Lida Eleanor (Ellie) Crosswell, 74, of Midland, AR, passed away December 8, 2012, in Spiro, OK . She was born March 18, 1938 in Aliquippa, PA, to Lewis and Lida (Covert) Maratta. She retired from Burton Pools and Spas and was a member of Harvest Time Tabernacle, Fort Smith, AR.
Ellie was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Lois Kamenski.
Ellie is survived by husband Charles Ray Crosswell of the home; son Greg Baker and Wife Jamie of Branson, MO; three daughters, Brenda Bunch and husband Mike of Spiro, Bonnie Baker and Mark of Princeton, TX , and Rhunetta Porter and husband Preston of Bokoshe, OK; two brothers, Wayne Maratta and wife Carol of PA. and Ray Maratta of PA ; ten grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other family, friends and loved ones. Pallbearers will be Ellie’s grandsons.
Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2012, at Old Bokoshe Cemetery, Bokoshe, OK with Pastor Kemp C. Holden Jr. officiating. The family will meet with friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home. The services under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home Spiro, OK.
You may leave a greeting to the family at www.gracemanorfh.com