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William R. Crume

April 8, 1934 - Feb. 13, 2013

BRISTOL — William R. “Bill” Crume, 78, of Bristol, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, in his residence.

He was born April 8, 1934, in Milford to the late Wilbur and Violet (Barhydt) Crume.

He married Linda G. Mark on March 5, 1981.

She survives along with his sons, Ralph (Debra) Crume of Middlebury and Timothy (Joni) Crume of Osceola; daughter Michele Crume of Hannibal, Mo.; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; step-sons Dwayne (Cindy) Mark of Ocala, Fla., and Jonathon Mark of Oaklahoma; step-daughter Suzanne (Sam) Borton of South Bend; sisters, Jackie (Larry) Beason of Florida and Athenia Sharm of Los Angeles; and brother Ralph Crume of Florida.

Bothers Leonard and Arthur Crume preceded him in death.

Mr. Crume was the owner of Bill’s Michiana Moped in Bristol for more than 33 years. He formerly worked at Capkit in Elkhart and B & J Woodcraft. Bill enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking.

A gathering of family and friends will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at Billings Funeral Home, 812 Baldwin St., Elkhart.

Private family burial will take place at Oakridge Cemetery, Bristol.

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