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Garry F. Craven

January 31, 1947 ~ June 24, 2018 (age 71)

Obituary

Garry F. Craven January 31, 1947-June 24, 2018 Garry F. Craven passed away peacefully at his home in Elkhart, Indiana on Sunday, June 24 2018 at the age of 71. He was preceded in death by his Father, Frank Craven, and youngest Brother, Timothy Craven. Garry is survived by his Mother, Elaine Craven, wife Sandra Ignafol, sons Douglas (Lisa) Craven, Mitchell (Michelle) Craven and step-son Stephen Krecsmar. Garry was the proud Grandfather of Ethan and Olivia, Douglas's children and Madison, Mitchell's child. Garry will be fondly remembered by his Brothers Roger (Ruth) Craven, Gregory (Johanna) Craven and Sister Judy (Jim) Greening and his many nieces and nephews. Garry was a proud patriot and served his country in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. As an avid conservationist Garry had a deep love for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan where he enjoyed many seasons hunting, ATV riding, hiking and spending time with family. Remembered as "U.P. Grouser," he will forever rest up north at Nevins Lake. Visitation will be held Wednesday, June 27 from 6-8 p.m. at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home. Additional visitation will be 1 hour prior to 3 p.m. funeral service Thursday at the funeral home; cremation will follow. Condolences and warm memories can be shared at the funeral homes web page: www.wmzfh.com. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Prostate Cancer Foundation. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Garry F. Craven please visit our Sympathy Store.

Visitation

JUN 27. 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EDT)

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home

700 E. Jackson Boulevard

Elkhart, IN, 46516

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https://www.wmzfh.com/

Visitation

JUN 28. 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (EDT)

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home

700 E. Jackson Boulevard

Elkhart, IN, 46516

[email protected]

https://www.wmzfh.com/

Service

JUN 28. 3:00 PM (EDT)

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home

700 E. Jackson Boulevard

Elkhart, IN, 46516

[email protected]

https://www.wmzfh.com/

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