Valerie Cruz, 77, Warsaw, passed away April 23, 2014, at 10:20 p.m. in Mason Health Care and Rehabilitation Center, Warsaw.
She was born Dec. 13, 1936, to Merritt and Stella Kimbro Boman in Detroit, Mich.
She was a resident of Kosciusko County for 25 years. She enjoyed painting ceramics and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Surviving are four daughters: Robin L. (and spouse Brian) Snyder, Warsaw; Kim Marchadis, North Carolina; Ronda K. Hill, Highland; Dina Cruz, Warsaw; two sons, James W. Hill, North Dakota, and Ray M. Cruz III, Warsaw; one brother, Gerald Boman, Peoria, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
There will be no services. A memorial will take place at a later date.
McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw, is handling the arrangements.
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Memorials to Kosciusko Home Care & Hospice Inc., P.O. Box 1196, Warsaw, IN 46581-1196.
Condolences may be sent via www.mchattonsadlerfuneralchapels.com