Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Whitcrafts in:
 • Center Grove Cemetery
 • Lincolnville
 • Wabash County
 • Indiana
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Robert Leslie Whitcraft
Birth: May 29, 1910
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 2, 2006
Wabash County
Indiana, USA

He was born in Wabash County to Ray Steele and Mary (Swaney) Whitcraft. He married Ruth Stone in 1930. She died in 1970. He then married Helen (Cook) Smith on Aug. 6, 1971. She died Nov. 10, 2005.

He was a 1927 Lincolnville High School graduate. He was a farmer and worked for Wabash County Farm Bureau Co-op for 34 years. He attended Wabash Alliance Church and loved to fish. He also enjoyed taking walks on the beach at Port Aransas, Texas.

Survivors include daughters, Linda (William) Gabel, Wabash, Cherryl (Dennis) Gray, Wabash, and Carolyn (Bill) Nielsen, Tempe, Ariz.; son, Dan L. (and the late Sheila) Smith, Urbana; brothers, James R. (and the late Hazel) Whitcraft, Marion, and Charles E. (Theresa) Whitcraft, Fort Myers, Fla.; 12 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

He also was preceded in death by granddaughter, Karla Smith; great-granddaughter, Sarah Gabel; and three sisters.

1930 Census Wabash County, Liberty Twp. - he was a lodger in the home of John E. and Thener Hogue.
Family links: 
  Ray Steele Whitcraft (1886 - 1982)
  Mary Elizabeth Swaney Whitcraft (1890 - 1968)
  Ruth Louise Stone Whitcraft (1910 - 1970)*
  Helen Catherine Cook Smith Whitcraft (1923 - 2005)*
  Marian Whitcraft Stephens (1909 - 1948)*
  Robert Leslie Whitcraft (1910 - 2006)
  Maxine Geneva Whitcraft Smith (1914 - 1999)*
  Wilma Elizabeth Whitcraft (1915 - 1932)*
  James R. Whitcraft (1918 - 2007)*
  Charles Edward Whitcraft (1921 - 2007)*
*Calculated relationship
Center Grove Cemetery
Wabash County
Indiana, USA
Maintained by: Cherryl Whitcraft Gray
Originally Created by: Tombstoner & Family
Record added: Jan 04, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12886931
Robert Leslie Whitcraft
Added by: Cherryl Whitcraft Gray
Robert Leslie Whitcraft
Added by: Cherryl Whitcraft Gray
Robert Leslie Whitcraft
Added by: Cherryl Whitcraft Gray
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Friends at Lincolnville
 Added: Aug. 22, 2013

- Cherryl Whitcraft Gray
 Added: Apr. 28, 2012
This page is sponsored by: Cherryl Whitcraft Gray

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service