Frank Lewis Crouch(1926 - 2013)

Frank Crouch

Frank Lewis Crouch, 87, of North Dupo, Ill., born Oct. 29, 1926, in North Dupo, Ill. passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at his residence.

Frank attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Dupo, Ill. He was an iron worker for Monsanto for 37 and a half years and was a United States Navy veteran. He was a member of the Prairie DuPont Water District Board for 25 years, an avid horse shoe and washer pitcher and mostly enjoyed watching his great-granddaughter grow.

Frank was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy L., nee Heil, Crouch; his parents, Charles and Elizabeth, nee Wetzel, Crouch; his brothers, Charles Crouch, Jim Crouch, Elmer Crouch and Walter Crouch; and his sister, Virginia Stokes.

Surviving Frank are his children, Jimmy Crouch of Dupo, Ill., Nancy (Rocky) Demond of Dupo, Ill., and Becky (Bruce) Watterson of Dupo, Ill.; his grandchildren, James (Lindsey) Rhyne, Jake Lawson and Jessica (fiance, Josh Groves) Lawson and Aubrey (Derek) Parker; his great granddaughter, Lydia Rhyne; his brother, John Crouch; his sisters, Alice Schilling and Mary Meyers; and his special friends, Margaret Dowd, the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Women's Club, the quilters, and the Sullivan family. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Memorials may be made to the .


Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. will be on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Dashner-Leesman Funeral Home in Dupo, Ill.

Funeral: Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at Dashner-Leesman Funeral Home in Dupo, Ill., with Cathy Cafferata, officiating. Burial with full military honors will be in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, Mo.,.


Funeral Home

Dashner Funeral Home
326 S Main St Dupo, IL 62239
(618) 286-4511

Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Nov. 5, 2013