Robert H. Crane, age 94 formerly of Hammond, IN passed away Friday, May 3, 2019. He is survived by his daughter, Debra Hill; granddaughter, Gicela (Daniel) Natarelli; 2 great grandchildren: Daniel and Madelynn; niece, Janus Lockhart and her son Alan. Preceded in death by his parents, Mahlon and Laura Crane; 2 brothers and 3 sisters.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at 10:00 am at FIFE FUNERAL HOME, 4201 Indianapolis Blvd., East Chicago, IN with Rev. Terry Steffens officiating. (**DUE TO CONSTRUCTION** - Take Railroad Avenue or Todd Avenue or Olcott Avenue to 142nd Street and go West). Burial to follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Hammond, IN. The American Legion Allied Post #369 will conduct military services at the gravesite on Tuesday. Visitation at the FIFE FUNERAL HOME will be from 9:00 am until time of service Tuesday morning.
Robert retired from Inland Steel Company in 1968 after 35 years of service. He was a member of the Inland 25 year Club and USWA Local #1010, and he was a W.W. II U. S. Army Veteran. Please Omit Flowers. To share an online condolence, logon to www.fifefuneralhome.com