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Walter Crane Obituary

Walter Clyde Crane
Walter Clyde Crane

April 14, 1922 - April 8, 2018
Born in Pullman, WV
Resided in Harrisville, WV
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Walter Clyde Crane, 95, of Harrisville, died April 8, 2018 at Milestone Senior Living, Parkersburg, WV.
He was born April 14, 1922 at Pullman, WV, the son of the late Walter Alvin and Ethel Clayton Crane.
Clyde was a U.S. Navy Veteran Seabee serving in the South Pacific during World War II. He worked as an oil and gas producer with CHC Drilling, North Hills Investment Co. and Vesta Fuel Co. He enjoyed farming, Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball, Pittsburgh Steelers Football, hunting and bird watching. He was a Methodist by faith and affiliated with Mt. Zion Church
He is survived by one daughter, Alison Ann Crane of Harrisville; several nieces, nephews, great- nieces and nephews; great-great nieces and nephews; and great-great-great nieces and nephews; special niece and nephew, Randa and Alton Watson of Harrisville; and special friends, Rodney and Debbie Windom.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Vesta Christine Wilson Crane; brothers, Dwight Crane, Cecil Crane; sister, Martha Hamilton; and infant twin brothers, Blake and Bland.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville with Rev. Bill Dawson officiating. Burial will follow in the Harrisville IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home, Wednesday from 4-8 PM. Donations in his memory may be mailed to: Ritchie County Humane Society, 2220 Pullman Rd., Harrisville, WV 26362.

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Raiguel Funeral Home
1200 Main Street
Harrisville, WV US 26362
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Funeral Service
Raiguel Funeral Home
1200 Main Street
Harrisville, WV US 26362
Thursday, April 12, 2018
11:00 AM