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Marion J. Crane

Marion J. Crane

Marion J. Crane, age 73 of Park Rapids, Minn. passed away June 24th, 2019 at Bethesda Hospital in St. Paul, Minn. with her family by her side. Marion was born on May 3rd, 1946 to the late Floyd and Norma (Lindgren) Conklin. She was married to Dick Crane. She will be dearly missed by those who loved and knew her. We would like to thank St. Joseph's Hospital in Park Rapids, Minn. and Bethesda Hospital in St, Paul, Minn. for their wonderful care during her stay.

Our dear mother, Marion, fought her illnesses long and hard. She enjoyed having her family and friends around her during her stay at Bethesda Hospital, hearing their laughter and stories of yearsgone by. She always had a smile on her face, no matter how difficult it was for her, even cracked jokes to keep our spirits up and was courageous to the end. She will be greatly missed by all, and her memory will live on forever.

She is survived by her husband, Dick Crane, 4 children, Gene (Sally) Lane, Foxhome, Minn., Wanda (Mark) Pearson, Mankato Minn., Dan (Kari) Lane, Detroit Lakes, Minn., Terry (Donna) Lane, Park Rapids, Minn., 11 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, one brother, Roger (Shar) Conklin of Show Low, Ariz., onesister, Janet (John) Pesonen of Cloquet, Minn., and many extended family members. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Ronald Conklin.

She loved her family and friends and wanted a Celebration of Life. We hope you will join us on Saturday, June 29th, from 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Shorewood Pub to celebrate Marion's life. We celebrate her life as a loving person who cared for all.

There will be a private burial at a later date.