Winifred “Winnie” Flood Crnkovich Bohall

Winifred "Winnie" Flood Crnkovich Bohall

Longtime Verde Valley resident Winifred “Winnie” Flood Crnkovich Bohall, 80, passed away Monday Oct. 23, 2017, in Cottonwood, Ariz., after a short illness.

She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Curtiss Bohall; daughter, Janya Ricca of Cottonwood; sons: Anthony J. Crnkovich of Cottonwood, Michael R. (Kim) Crnkovich of Cottonwood and Andrew W. Crnkovich of Sanford, MT; brother John M. Flood (Vicki) of Frisco, Texas; sister Mary Ann Ricca of Arlington, Texas; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. A son, Mathew and daughter-in- law, Kathy, both preceded her in death as did both her parents Ann and Roscoe.

Winnie was born on Nov. 4, 1936, in Randolph, N.Y., to Roscoe “Jack” D. Flood and Ann Flood.

She was a graduate of Randolph Central School in Randolph, N.Y. She attended Geneseo State Teacher’s College in Geneseo, N.Y., and then received a bachelor of science degree in Education at Northern Arizona University.

She was employed in the medical field for many years. She was office manager for Dr.’s Steel and Peters in Cottonwood, a medical transcriptionist at VVMC and worked at home for an East Coast based company.

Winnie was proud of rafting the Colorado in the Grand Canyon and raising five kids. She enjoyed reading, quilting and baking.

Winnie was an avid supporter of the Town of Clarkdale where she lived for over 25 years. The family requests that gifts in her name be made to the Clark Memorial Library, 39 N. 9th Street, Clarkdale, AZ 86324.

Gathering of friends was held on Nov. 9, at the Men’s Lounge at the Clark Memorial Clubhouse.