Elisabeth (Beth) L. Krone, age 74, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2013. She was born on August 16, 1938 to the late Edward L. and Ruth Schmitt Krone in Hackensack, New Jersey. Surviving extended family reside in Canada, Georgia, New York and South Carolina. Beth is also survived by her Shih Tzus, Leo and Tess who she cared for dearly.
Beth graduated from South Dade Senior High School in 1956, earned her Bachelor's degree from the University of Florida and Master's degree from the University of Miami. Beth was an educator in New Jersey until she retired in 1990 and moved back to South Florida. She was a children's physical education teacher, swim instructor, Red Cross member and Girl Scout. She enjoyed playing golf, bridge, exercising with the ladies of Curves, gardening, cooking and traveling with friends. Most recently, Beth loved her days spent volunteering at Zoo Miami. She was a member of City Church of Homestead where her memorial service will be held on Friday, June 28, 2013 at 7pm. Her burial along with a grave side service will be at Hackensack Cemetery in New Jersey the following week. In lieu of flowers, please remember Beth thru contributions to City Church of Homestead 47 NW 16 ST, Homestead, Florida 33030 (305) 247-9326.