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Tuesday, August 15, 2006

William Thomas Crane, 76 of Reelsville, passed away Saturday at the Harborside Health Center in Terre Haute.

Born on July 3, 1930, in Montgomery County, he was the son of Crawford W. Crane and Velma Hargis.

Mr. Crane worked as a truck driver for Schwerman Trucking for 38 years, retiring in July of 1992.

He attended the First Baptist Church.

Friends may call at the Bittles & Hurt Funeral Home 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2006.

There will be no services.

Survivors include sons, William Crane Jr., Terre Haute and James Crane, Reelsvillle; daughters, Wendy Staley, husband Chad, Greencastle; Samantha Crane, Brazil; brother,, Bud Crane, Crawfordsville, Ind.; sisters, Pat Sanders, Evansville, Ind.; Barbara Runyon, husband Wendy, Crawfordsville; Kate Bartholomew, Celina, Tenn.; Jan Meenach, husband, Charles, Crawfordsville, Ind.; Charlotte Pickering, also of Crawfordsville; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Arrangements by Bittles & Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle, Ind.

Condolences for the family may be e-mailed to inbth@keystonegroup.com

Donations may be made to the Kidney Center of Terre Haute, 615 8th Ave., Terre Haute, IN 47804.