Lawrence Crecraft Jr.

Obituary of Lawrence Edward Crecraft Jr.

Lawrence E. Crecraft, Jr., age 95 of Concord Twp., passed away September 2, 2022 at UH Geauga Medical Center.  He was born August 15, 1927 in Meadville, Pennsylvania to the late Lawrence E. Sr. and Rena (Conrad) Crecraft.  He was a resident of Concord Twp. since 1954.

Mr. Crecraft was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1946.  He then served in the U.S. Air Force Reserve from 1946 to 1949. He worked as a machinist for TAPCO for 11 years, Kirkwood Commutator for 11 years and B&G Machine for 20 years.  After retiring he worked part time as a security guard for 19 years. Mr. Crecraft was active in many Masonic organizations.  He was a member of Temple Lodge # 28 F&AM, Royal Arch Masons of Ohio Chapter # 46, Grand Council Royal and Select Masons of Ohio Council # 104, Eagle Commandery # 29 Knights Templar, Lake & Geauga County Scottish Rite Society, Fellowcraft Club of Temple Lodge # 28 F&AM, Order of DeMolay Advisory Council Member, Past Member of Al Koran Temple of Cleveland, Ohio and Past Member of Eagle Shrine Club of Lake & Geauga Counties.  

Mr. Crecraft is survived by his sons, Paul (June) Crecraft and William (Diane) Crecraft, and his daughter Sarah (Randy) Mendel. He also leaves 12 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Sarah E. (Kennelly) Crecraft and sons Robert and Donald Crecraft.

The family will receive friends Saturday, September 10, 2022 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Avenue, Painesville.  Temple Lodge # 28 F&AM will conduct a Masonic Memorial Service at 6:45 p.m. Burial will take place in Concord Cemetery.  

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Masonic Memorial Fund, 88 North St. Clair Street, Painesville, Ohio 44077. 

 

 

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Saturday
10
September

Visitation

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Saturday, September 10, 2022
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, Ohio, United States
440-357-7544
Saturday
10
September

Masonic Memorial Service

6:45 pm
Saturday, September 10, 2022
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Ave.
Painesville, Ohio, United States