Carl W. Craib

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Carl W. Craib

January 16, 1935 - June 30, 2018

Carl W. Craib Carl W. Craib, 83, of Elwood, and a lifelong resident of Madison County, died Saturday, June 30, 2018, following an extended illness.
He was born Jan. 16, 1935, in Anderson, the son of Charles A. and Hulda C. (Fish) Craib. Carl worked as a farm assistant with Webb Farms for over 15 years, and formerly worked for 43 years at Fisher Body Corp. in Marion.
He was a 1953 graduate of Anderson High School, and married Patricia A. Ohler on Aug. 1, 1953. They shared 59 years of marriage together before her passing in 2013.
Carl was a volunteer fireman at the Summitville Volunteer Fire Department; served on the Summitville School Board; a deputy town marshal; and a member of the Summitville Lions Club. More than anything, Carl was devoted to his family and was an excellent provider all of his life.
Carl's family legacy includes four children, Debra Craib of Elwood, Linda Morrison of Muncie, Gayle Craib of Elwood, and Carl W. Craib Jr. of Elwood; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Carl was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Patricia A. Craib, in 2013; son-in-law, Jeff Morrison; brother, Basil Craib; and great-grandson, Issac Quate.
Funeral service 1 p.m. Friday, July 6, 2018, at Copher-Fesler-May Funeral Home, Elwood. Burial in Elwood City Cemetery. Visitation from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Online condolences: copherfeslermay.com.
Published on July 3, 2018
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Friday July 06, 2018

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Copher-Fesler-May Funeral Home

415 South Anderson Street, Elwood, IN, USA

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Friday July 06, 2018

1:00 PM

Copher-Fesler-May Funeral Home

415 South Anderson Street, Elwood, IN, USA

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