Bill, are you still looking for information on Howard Kring?
Howard Olen Kring: b. 17 Mar 1904 in Nappanee, Elkhart Co., IN d. 30 Jun 1945 in Warsaw, Kosciusko Co., IN> He is buried in the Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery in Osceola, IN. He was an auto dealer. He was a member of the Meth. Church, served in the Army from 1942-1944 and Resided in Nappanee, IN. He was married to Mary Belle Jones on 30 Jun 1925 in Wakarusa, Elkart Co., IN and divorced. Mary Belle Jones was born 15 Aug 1906 in Etna Green, Kosciusko Co., IN and died 16 Mar 1969 in Warsaw, IN. She is buried in the Stony Point Cemetery in Nappanee, IN. She was a housewife, and a member of the United Penecostal Church. She was the daughter of Leander H. Jones and his wife Mary Elizabeth Watkins.
Howard was the son of Melvin Miles Kring and his wife Rosa LeEtta McCuen.
I have more on Mary Belle Jones. She was married again to William Davis of Nappanee, IN.
Howard's 2nd marriage on 13 Dec 1940 in Indianapolis, Marion Co., IN was to Helen Marie Shenefield. She was born 02 Dec 1903 in Bourbon, Marshall Co., IN. She was a bookkeeper and a member of the Methodist church. They lived in Warsaw, IN. They had no children. Helen's 3rd husband was H. E. Bledsoe.
This information was obtained from Helen Shenefield Kring Bledsoe about 1977.
Howard is a member of my Kring family.
Sandra Kring Leonard