Vernon E. Crosby

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Heartfelt sympathy to Vern's family during this difficult time. He loved telling about the good times he had with his family.

Our family is very grateful for Vern's friendship with mom, and how good he was to her. He had so much “get-up-and-go” and loved driving his car, until recently when his vision wasn't quite up to par. He used to like getting the guys together for a game of pool at his house, and they shared lots of good laughs. Vern often spoke of his great neighbors, Mel...

I am writing this for my mom, Vy Madson, as she is 92 and unable to.

Vern, You were my best friend and I miss you so, but I am thankful for the time we shared together and with our families and friends. Until we meet again, I love you.... Vy

I remember my uncle Vernon when he and Virginia would come over to our house in Burnsville and visit us.He had that strong voice that we kids would always remember . Always a kind and gentle soul.

Vern was such a great lifelong friend to my parents, Vern and Kay Norlin-Weaver. There have been so many Honeywell stories that have include "Crosby" over the years. Mom and Dad both appreciated his friendship and his recent visits to see them both in their respective apartments. Even though I only met Vern personally on a handful of occasions I feel like I've known him forever. I hope I can know when his celebration of life takes place; Our thoughts are...

We want to honor Vernon Crosby for his faithful military service, and express our gratitude for his loyal membership in The American Legion.
Our sincerest condolences to the family. May he rest in peace.

Members of Minneapolis Post 1 & Auxiliary


Vernon's Obituary

Vernon Crosby passed away in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Funeral Home Services for Vernon are being provided by Washburn-McReavy Funeral Chapels. The obituary was featured in Star Tribune on January 27, 2013.