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Carson Robert Crane

December 26, 2005 ~ October 15, 2020 (age 14)


Carson Robert Crane, 14, of Manchester, Iowa, passed away on Thursday, October 15, 2020, at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa City. He was born December 26, 2005, in Dubuque, the son of Aaron and Katie (Porter) Crane.  Carson was a freshman at West Delaware High School in Manchester.

Carson enjoyed hunting, fishing, and riding his dirt bike.  He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends and his beloved dog, Auggie. Carson lived life to the fullest and enjoyed doing anything unexpected whether it was working, or playing jokes and pranks on his friends.

Survivors include his parents, Aaron and Katie; his siblings, Thomas Crane and Hannah Crane of Manchester; his paternal grandparents, Kenneth Crane of Minden, Nebraska and Jerrilyn Crane of Strawberry Point; his maternal grandparents, Jack and Gwen Porter of Edgewood; his great-grandmother, Florence Crane of Apache Junction, Arizona;  his aunts and uncles, Janie (Matthew) Walthart of Winthrop, Jill (Danny) Kleinlein of Strawberry Point, Eric (Mandy) Crane of Independence and Matthew (Carrie) Crane of Dundee; his ten cousins, Becca, Clayton, and Noah Walthart, Jacob, Ryan, and Jace Kleinlein, Violet and Joshuah Crane, and  Caleb and Carter Crane.

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October 20, 2020

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Leonard-Muller Funeral Home
1500 North Franklin Street
Manchester, IA 52057

Funeral Service
October 21, 2020

11:00 AM
Stone Church
18141 222nd Street
Manhcester, IA 52057

Interment following funeral service
October 21, 2020

Coffins Grove Cemetery
1399 Candle Road
Manchester, IA 52057