Obituary: Steven Crane


A funeral service for Steven Gayl Crane, 64, of Eldridge, was held Tuesday, June 2, at the Runge Mortuary, Davenport. Cremation rites have been accorded.

Mr. Crane died Thursday, May 28, 2020, at Genesis Medical Center, Davenport.

Steven Crane was born Oct. 29, 1955, in Davenport, the son of Charles and Mary (Noah) Crane.

He married Cindy Clark on July 17, 1976.

He worked at Alcoa as a lead operator for 36 years.

His hobbies were watching golf and baseball, cooking, playing softball, bowling, and spending time with his family.

Survivors include his wife; his sons, Steve “Eric” Crane and Jason Ross (Hallee) Crane; his mother; his sisters, Sharla Wakefield, Nancy Vasquez, Caroline Crane, Mary Combs and Janet Kaszynski; and his brothers, Thomas Crane and James Crane.

He was preceded in death by his father and two grandchildren, Dennis Jacob Crane and Shauna Danielle Crane.

Memorials may be made to King’s Harvest Animal Shelter.

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