Naomi June Chromy, age 85 of Forest River, ND passed away Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at the Valley Eldercare Center of Grand Forks.
Naomi June Gerrard was born June 28, 1932 in Cando, ND, the daughter of the late George and Mildred (Weiker) Gerrard. She graduated from Cando High School in 1950. Naomi was a homemaker and raised her children. She was united in marriage to Francis Chromy in Conway, ND. The couple made their home near Forest River. Francis passed away June 25, 1992. Naomi continued to make her home near Forest River until the time of her death.
She was a former member of St. Mark’s Catholic Church, a Treasurer for Opps Township and on the Walsh County Historical Society.
Naomi is survived by her children: Mark (Gwen) Anderson, Forest River, ND; David (Becky) Anderson, Fargo, ND; Paul (Kim) Anderson, Grand Forks, ND; Mary Wickland, Hudsonville, MI; grandchildren: Jessalyn, Sara, Karly, Daniel, Brett, Kalah and Megan; great grandchildren: Ava, Isabella, Brayden and Kasion; siblings: Joyce Nelson, Fada Garbe, Jeannine Anderson, Evelyn King, Bonnie Sampel, Carol (Willie) Tupa, Mildred (Bruce) Anderson, Gail (Richard) Roller and Ron (Carol) Gerrard; sister-in-law, Marcella Gerrard. Several nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Francis, grandson, Jeffrey, siblings: George Gerrard, Wayne Gerrard and Lois Covington; brothers and sisters-in-law: Ray Garbe, George Nelson, Stanley King, Gib Sampel and Opal Gerrard.
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. at the Forest River Community Church. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be at the St. Mark’s Catholic Cemetery, Conway, ND.