Fredrick Glenn Crampton

FREDERICK GLENN CRAMPTON passed away March 13, 2013, in Ukiah, California, with his loving family by his side. He was born to Frederick and Mae Crampton in Helena, Montana, December 19, 1916, and grew up on a ranch called Smallhorn near Dillon Montana. He married Mary Colson and moved to Red Bluff, California, in 1937, where he owned a business for many years. In retirement, he and Mary moved back to Dillon and Smallhorn and eventually to Willits, California. They recently celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary. He is survived by his wife, Mary, and three daughters, Jean More (Warren), Judy Bowman, and Jan Upton (John), and six grandchildren, Nicholas More (Teresa), Mary More, Anthony More (Jezra), Jonathan Bowman, Samuel Upton (Chatnaree), and Andrew Upton, and two great-grandchildren, Adalin and Evan More. Also surviving are many fond nieces, nephews and cousins. His sister Doris and brother William predeceased him. Glenn was a cowboy and a musian, an ardent outdoorsman and devout Christian. He was rich in family and faith, and will be dearly missed. At his request, there will be no services.

Published in Ukiah Daily Journal on Mar. 22, 2013