Joseph “Frank” Crawford

August 20, 2022

Joseph “Frank” Crawford, 85, of Frankfort, died August 20, 2022 at Mulberry Health.  Born July 28, 1937 in Forest, Ind. to Clarence Russell & Hazel May (Berry) Crawford.  He married Janet Kay Sutton at the First Christian Church in Frankfort on July 6, 1973 an she survives.

Frank was a graduate of Forest High School.  He retired in 2000 after working at Federal Mogul for 35 years.  He was previously a member of the Forest Baptist Church.  Frank loved to fish and was a past president of the The Frankfort Bass Casters, where he was one of the original members for over 40 years.

Visitation and Services

A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, August 27, 2022 at the Chapel of Peace Mausoleum at Green Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Frankfort Bass Casters, c/o Mike Edmondson, 1000 Gentry St., Frankfort, IN 46041.

Survived by:

wife: Janet Crawford of Frankfort, daughter: Jan Elaine (Troy) Pearcy of Frankfort, son: Mark Allen Crawford of Plainfield and 3 grandchildren.

Preceded by:

his parents, a brother Harley Crawford and a sister Mary Watkins.


Leave your Condolences

14 Condolences for “Joseph “Frank” Crawford”

  1. Bill & Lora Layton August 22, 2022 at 11:56 am

    Our condolences to Frank’s family. Remembering him working the shipping dept.

  2. Joyce August 22, 2022 at 1:27 pm

    Jan I’m so sorry for the loss of Frank, he was on great guy to work with and really enjoyed the fishing over across the street from FM.

  3. Dennis McCollum August 22, 2022 at 8:53 pm

    Jan, The Frankfort Bass Caster’s will truly miss a good man, a true fisherman and a true friend. As it was an honor to be an original member with Frank as he was a true leader that we could depend on.

  4. Priscilla E Worth August 23, 2022 at 6:12 am

    So so sorry for your loss Jan, he was a awesome person, he was always a delight to run into. Many hugs and prayers.

  5. Betty S. Stevens August 23, 2022 at 10:18 am

    Jan, so sorry for the families loss. Rest in peace Frank. Hugs and prayers for his family. Bob and Betty.

  6. Robert Lippi August 23, 2022 at 11:51 am

    Jan, you have my heart felt condolences.

  7. Kenny and Sally Mitchell August 23, 2022 at 9:04 pm

    Janet, Jan and family, Sending prayers and hugs for your loss.

  8. John&Darla Large August 23, 2022 at 9:12 pm

    So sorry for your loss Jan. You are in our prayers.

  9. Garry Fisher August 23, 2022 at 10:49 pm

    Jan, Sorry to hear about Frank passing. If I were there I would love to come and see you, but now live in Florida. You know I have known him and his family most of life.

  10. Carol Coffman August 23, 2022 at 11:47 pm

    I am so sad to hear of Frank’s passing. Rest in Peace my friend.

  11. Mike Strong August 24, 2022 at 6:58 pm

    Sorry Mark for your loss, I remember your dad as our Scout Master At Woodside Christian. Sending prayers

    • Mark August 28, 2022 at 5:40 pm

      Mike, I am so very glad to hear from you. Dad spent a lot of years working with the Boy Scouts during our time and after. Like me, I think he would be happy to know someone remembered those days.

  12. Gary D Sexton August 25, 2022 at 6:53 pm

    Jan, I worked with Frank at National Seal my condolences to you and your family. Take care and be well.

    Gary Sexton

  13. Erilda & Ron Coleman August 29, 2022 at 6:30 am

    Dearest Jan & family,
    So very sorry to hear of Frank’s passing. Know you will miss him bunches. Sending prayers of comfort and peace. God Bless – Ron & Erilda – Foley, AL

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