Miriam Lee (Clark) Crane 80 a former Frankfort resident, died January 3, 2012 at her home in Fort Wayne, IN. Born February 10, 1931 in Delphos, OH, to the late Edgar Lee & Thelma Ione (Reed) Clark. She married Robert Howard Crane on April 15, 1954 in Frankfort and he preceded her in death on February 13, 1957. Her family moved to Frankfort when Miriam was 3 years old and she was a 1950 Frankfort High School graduate. She had lived in Fort Wayne for the past 18years. She worked at K-Mart in Frankfort for 17 years in the apparel dept. and ran the cash register. She also worked for Craftline Printing in Fort Wayne from 1994 to 2007. Mrs. Crane was a member of the Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Fort Wayne since 1995 and a former member of the St. Matthew United Methodist Church in Frankfort. She enjoyed spending time with her family.
Visitation and Services
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday, January 6, 2012 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will begin at 12 Noon until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the MS Society.
Daughter: Connie (Larry) Lengacher of Columbia City, IN
Son: Robert Howard (Kathy) Crane of Berwyn, IL
Brother: Michael Reed (Jo Ellen) Clark of Frankfort, IN
4 Grandchildren: Jessamine Scribner, Jerod Lengacher, Michael Stroup and Casey Stroup
3 Great Grandchildren: Cameron Stroup, Braden Scribner and Samantha Scribner
She was preceded in death by brother, Don Richard Clark and an infant brother and sister.