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Arthur W. Crume
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1921
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 23, 1991
Pierceton
Kosciusko County
Indiana, USA


~~~~~~~~~ MY UNCLE ~~~~~~~~~

THE ELKHART TRUTH
SEPT. 24, 1991
TUESDAY
PAGE B4
"OBITUARY"


GRANGER-Arthur W. Crume, 70, of 51551 C.R. 1, Granger, died at 3:40 a.m. Monday (Sept. 23, 1991) in Rosewood Terrace where he had been a patient since July 30th.

He was born April 21, 1921, in Elkhart. Surviving are two daughters, Christine Crume of Dearborn, Mich., Cheryl K. Starr of Dallas, Texas; four sisters, Irene Detwiler and Hazel Purciarele, both of Elkhart, Alice Davies of Edwardsburg, and Dorothy J. Bollinger of New Paris; two half sisters, Athena (Crume) Sharum of Spring Valley, Calif., Jackie (Crume)Besson of Naples, Fla.; and three half brothers, Williams Crume of Bristol, Leonard and Ralph Crume of Goshen.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Hartzler-Gutermuth Funeral Home where services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday. The Rev. Edward Arnold of Sugar Grove Church will officiate. Burial will be Rice Cemetery.
Mr. Crume retired in 1983 from Bendix Corp., where he was a millwright. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and of the National Rifle Association and was a veteran of World War II, serving with the U.S. Army Air Force.


1930 CENSUS: ELKHART, NOBLR, INDIANA

(1)Nathan M Fulford ~ Head, Age: 37, B: 1893, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Married, Father's B.PL: Indiana, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(2)Vada J Fulford ~ Wife, Age: 32, B: 1898, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Married, Father's B.PL: Ohio, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(3)Donald A Fulford ~ Son, Age: 10, B: 1920, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Father's B.PL: Indiana, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(4)Georgia A Fulford ~ Daughter, Age: 7, B: 1923, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Father's B.PL: Indiana, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(5)Paul A Fulford ~ Son, Age: 0, B: 1930, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Father's B.PL: Indiana, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(6)Arthur W Crume ~ Nephew, Age: 8, B: 1922, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Father's B.PL: Indiana, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(7)Joseph F Fulford ~ Brother, Age: 30, B: 1900, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Single, Father's B.PL: Indiana, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(8)Charles C Fulford ~ Brother, Age: 1906, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Single, Father's B.PL: Indiana, Mother's B.PL: Indiana
(9)Lester C Jones ~ Head, Age: 58, B: 1872, B.PL: Indiana, Race: W, Married, Father's B.PL: Ohio, Mother's B.PL: Indiana


U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946

Name: Arthur W. Crume
Birth year: 1921
Race: White, Citizen
Nativity State or Country: Indiana
State of Residence: Indiana
County or City: Elkhart
Enlistment Date: 20 Oct 1942
Enlistment State: Ohio
Enlistment City: Camp Perry Lacarne
Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrent Officers, USA
Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrent Officers, USA
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six month, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law.
Component: Army of the Unite State-includes the following: Voluntary enlistments effective December 8, 1941 and thereafter; One year enlistments of National Guardsman whose State enlistment expires while in the Federal Service; Officers appointed in the Army of
Source: Civil Life
Education: Grammar school
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 70
Weight: 174


U.S., DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS BIRLS DEATH FILE, 1850-2010

Name Arthur W. Crume
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 21 Apr 1921
Death Date: 23 Sep 1991
Branch Date 1: 20 Oct 1942
Release Date 1: 21 Nov 1945
Infor from: Ancestry .com


Arthur was the third of eight children born to Wilbur Rose and Mary Marie (Fulford) Crume.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilbur Rose Crume (1899 - 1963)
  Mary Marie Fulford Crume (1897 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Virginia C. Olchanowski Crume (1917 - 1994)*
 
 Children:
  Christine Crume (1949 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rebecca Rose Crume (1917 - 1928)*
  Irene Marie (Crume) Mahr Detwiler (1919 - 1995)*
  Arthur W. Crume (1921 - 1991)
  Hazel Annabelle (Crume) Mohr Purciarele (1922 - 2008)*
  Alice Crume Davis (1925 - 1998)*
  Dorothy Jeanette Crume Bollinger (1926 - 2007)*
  Mary Lou Crume (1927 - 1927)*
  D. Wilbur Crume (1929 - 1929)*
  Leonard Raymond Crume (1933 - 2010)**
  William Richard Crume (1934 - 2013)**
  Ralph Earl Crume (1937 - 2013)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Rice Cemetery
Elkhart
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 40 Lot 509
 
Created by: Athena
Record added: Jan 15, 2010
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