Jo-Anne (Jodie) Crnkovic was born to Roger William and Dona Mae Reynolds on June 15, 1935, departed from this life on earth to be with her Lord and Savior on September 3, 2012. She married the love of her life, Nick A. Crnkovic. She was a beloved and devoted wife, daughter-in-law, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, sister-in-law and friend.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Roger William & Dona Mae Reynolds; brothers, Roger J. Reynolds, Harrell D. Reynolds, Billy Bob Reynolds
Jo-Anne married Nick Crnkovic in 1952 at the age of seventeen and has lived her entire adult life in Houston, Texas. Jo-Anne was a faithful member of Christian Temple located in Houston, Texas. Nick and Jo-Anne recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.
She devoted her life to her Lord Jesus Christ, her husband and entire family whom she loved dearly.
Through the years Jo-Anne has been active in local civic and church organizations such as; Chairman for the local chapter for the March of Dimes, Cub Scout Den Mother, Missionettes Leader, Ladies Auxillary, Room Mother, Red Hat Society, Editor for the Civic Club, Board Member of the Civic Club, Positive Interactive Program (PIP), Houston Citizens Police Academy Alumni, Liason for the Citizen Patrol for the City of Houston, Patrol Person for the Citizen Patrol.
Jo-Anne was a wonderful wife and mother to her children and a wonderful grandmother to her six grandkids. Her most recent excitement was with the birth of her first great grandchildren.
Jo-Anne is survided by her loving husband, Nick Crnkovic, children; Diane Alleva and husband Greg, Nick Crnkovic and wife, Susan, Kathy McManus and husband Dan and Leslie Crnkovic; grandchildren: Marie Henry and husband Shady, Daniel McManus and wife Sulinda, Robert Alleva, Sarah Crnkovic, Gary Alleva and wife Lauren, Mary Crnkovic; great grandchildren, Viviana and Andrew Henry. She will also be missed by all.
Visitation will be held Thursday, September 6th from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Niday Funeral Home – Beamer Chapel. The Funeral Service will be Friday at 10:00am at Christian Temple Assembly of God, 9701 Almeda Genoa, Houston. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery.