|Birth: ||Jul. 15, 1938|
|Death: ||Sep. 14, 2004|
A memorial service is being held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, September 17, 2004 at Greenlawn Cemetery 3700 River Blvd. for Shorty who passed away Tuesday, September 14, 2004.
Shorty was born in Campbell, Arkansas, raised in Tulare, California where he attended Tulare Union High School.
At the age of 20 he married Frances his wife of 47 years, while serving 2 years in the Army. Together they had three daughters. Shorty & Frances moved their family to Bakersfield in 1971 where they have all lived for the past 33 years.
Shorty was a hard working truck driver of 25 years in construction, enjoyed life. He loved spending time with his family and friends. (Especially the holidays!) He loved playing golf, watching football, playing the Lotto, and a cold beer after work. All who knew and loved him will miss his outgoing personality and sense of humor.
He is preceded in death by his father Arlie Crase, and his brother, Bill Crase. He is survived in life by his wife Frances, their daughters and spouses, Julie & Kenny McLey, Terry & Kevin Fabricius, and Jamey & Tim Guill. He was blessed with seven grandsons: Jason, Daniel, Mitchell, Devin, Blaine, Cory and Matthew. Other survivors include his mother Maggie Crase, 3 brothers, a sister, and many, many friends.
Greenlawn Mortuary Funeral Directors
.Published in Bakersfield Californian from September 16 to September 17, 2004
Beloved Friend, Husband & Father
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Plot: Lakeside Niches-Tier F- #39-F
Created by: Bill & Guin
Record added: Sep 09, 2013
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