Albert L. Crane, 62, of Winfield, passed away Tuesday morning, April 27, 2021 at his home.
Memorial services are at 10 a.m. Monday, May 3 at Miles Funeral Service, under the direction of Miles Funeral Service. A private family inurnment will take place at a later date.
A memorial has been established in Albert’s name for the American Cancer Society. Contributions can be made through the funeral home. Online condolences can be made at www.milesfuneralservice.com.
Born Feb. 27, 1959, in Winfield, he was the son of Roy A. and Evelyn (Reuther) Crane. He was raised and received his education in Winfield, graduating from Winfield High School in 1977. While attending high school, Albert also attended Cowley County Community College, where he graduated with a degree in welding in 1977. He bought his first gravel truck at the age of 14 and started hauling gravel for the township. In addition to his gravel business, Albert spent his life farming with his father. He attended the Church of Christ in Arkansas City.
Albert was preceded in death by two grandchildren, Steven Crane and Letty Crane.
His family includes his parents, Roy and Evelyn Crane, of Winfield; his children, Steven Crane and fiancé, Jennifer Hess, of Arkansas City, Diana Dillon and Justin Lester, of Winfield, Hannah Crane, of Winfield, Connie Crane, of Winfield, Albert Crane Jr., of Winfield, and Casey Crane, of Winfield; his grandchildren, Braden, Brynlee, Ella, Bradley, Kaisen and Preston; his siblings, Walter Crane, of Arkansas City, Lois Stone and husband, David, of Winfield, and Elizabeth Earls, of Arkansas City; and numerous nieces and nephews.