Nicholas Mark Crane

Nicholas Mark Crane, 2 months old, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, in Indianapolis. Born on Nov. 14, 2010, in Manhattan, N.Y., he was the son of Donald E. and Karen S. (Hinz) Crane of Greenfield.

Surviving him are his parents; brother, Matthew H. Crane; sister, Alice Grace Crane; grandparents, Ruth and Art Foster of Tenn. and Teri Crane of Tenn./Kenya; great-grandparents, Bob and Lupe Gordon of Ariz.; aunts, Bonnie Hinz-Gross and family and Melinda Stewart and family; and many other family members.

He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Donald E. Crane, Sr. and Richard Hinz.

Funeral services will take place at 12 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 21, 2011, at Park Chapel Christian Church, 1176 E. McKenzie Rd., Greenfield. Visitation will take place from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Pastor David Woods will be officiating and burial will take place at Park Cemetery in Greenfield.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Nicholas Mark Crane Memorial Fund, c/o Erlewein Mortuary, 1484 W. U.S. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140.

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