8090 S. State St.
Crane Pages (100+)
See More >
See More >
Earl Edward Crane
1922 ~ 2013
Earl Edward Crane, 90, passed away Jan. 5, 2013 in South Jordan, Utah. He was born March 17, 1922 in Lehi, Utah to Charles Lorenzo and Lavern Fox Crane. He married Birdie Palmer on June 18, 1942 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
Earl served his country in the Navy Seabees during
World War II
. He was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving in many positions over the years. He and Birdie served a mission together at Adam-Ondi-Ahman from 1981-1983.
He is survived by his wife, Birdie; children, Linda (Sid) Sandstrom, Kenneth (Andrea) Crane, Bruce (Carla) Crane, Brad (Susan) Crane, Joseph (Kathie) Crane, Lucene (Hal) Thayne, Kelly (Cheryl) Crane, Ralph (Denise) Crane, and Dix (Darla) Crane; 56 grandchildren, 153 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Warlough (Audry) Crane, and Ray (LaVee) Crane; sisters-in-law, Carolyn Crane and Hazel Crane.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Jan. 10, at 11 a.m. at the South Jordan Stake Center, 2450 West 10400 South, where there will be a viewing Wednesday 6-8 p.m. and again Thursday 9:30-10:45 a.m. Interment, South Jordan City Cemetery.
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on Jan. 8, 2013
Share a message or photo below
the guest book
Please restore the Guest Book to share in the life story for Earl Crane
The guest book is expired
"Aunt Birdie and Family, Uncle Earl has always been a great example to us and so many others. Our..."
"To the Crane Family, We are sorry for your loss. We missed this in the paper but want to let you know..."
"Grampa, we love you so! Your smile brightens me even now. I already miss you. Gramma, here is my hug..."
- Rachel Crane
"I have such good memories of Earl...I loved his laugh... I remember baby sitting the kids when Earl and..."
"Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. It was an honor for me to have met Earl a few..."
- Brandie Jo Frazier
Send Funeral Flowers
View Funeral Home Details
Donate to Charity
How To Submit An Obituary
Sympathy and Condolence Advice
Grief Support Groups
Myths About Grief
Back to today's Obituaries
© Copyright 1999-2015
All Rights Reserved
Questions? Contact us
Search obituaries nationwide