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Elmer John Crawshaw

Male 1911 - 2002  (91 years)


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  • Name Elmer John Crawshaw 
    Born 20 Jun 1911  Wakarusa, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Sep 2002  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Walnut Hill Cemetery, Silver Lake, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3096  Rossville
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2017 

    Father John Thomas Crawshaw 
    Mother Bessie Rae Miller Crawshaw 
    Family ID F1711  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes B Fleming Crawshaw,   b. 6 Jul 1915, Delia, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2006, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1935  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Marjorie Ann Crawshaw Kratina,   b. 29 Apr 1937
    +2. Robert E Crawshaw,   b. 20 Mar 1942, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 2017  (Age 74 years)
     3. Barbara J Crawshaw Hitchcock
    Documents
    Anniversary- Crawshaw, Elmer and Agnes
    Anniversary- Crawshaw, Elmer and Agnes
    Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Crawshaw will celebrate their wedding anniversary January 6,1985 with a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Rossville Presbyterian Church Fellowship Hall.

    The reception will be hosted by their children, Marjorie and John Kratina, Rossville; Robert and Jo Ann Crawshaw, Silver Lake; Barbara and David Hitchcock, Frankfort, Germany; and also their grandchildren, John and Cythina Kratina, Topeka; Tamela and Dennis Biswell, Topeka; Jimmy and Chris Crawshaw, Silver Lake, and Jo Ann and Jacson Hitchcock, Frankfort, Germany.

    Elmer Crawshaw and Agnes Fleming were married in the First Methodist Church at Topeka January 2,1935.

    Relatives and friends are invited to come share our special event.
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2017 08:53:22 
    Family ID F1512  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Walnut Hill Cemetery, Silver Lake, Shawnee County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Obituary- Crawshaw, Elmer
    Obituary- Crawshaw, Elmer
    Elmer J. Crawshaw
    Elmer John Crawshaw, 91, Topeka, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2002, at a Topeka care home.
    Mr. Crawshaw farmed and raised livestock near Silver Lake his entire life.
    He was born June 20, 1911, in Wakarusa, the son of John Thomas and Bessie Rae Miller Crawshaw. He lived most his life in the Silver Lake area.
    Mr. Crawshaw was a member of Rossville Presbyterian Church, where he served for 16 years as an elder. He served on the Walnut School Board, the Grove Elevator Board, and the Farm Bureau Board for Shawnee County and for Grove Township for the Agricultural Hall of Fame. He also was a 4-H livestock leader.
    He married Agnes B. Fleming on Jan.2, 1935, in Topeka. She survives.
    Other survivors include a son, Robert E. Crawshaw, Silver Lake; two daughters, Marjorie A. Kratina, Rossville, and Barbara J. Hitchcock, Silver Lake; two brothers, Franklin Crawshaw, Eudora, and Woodrow Crawshaw, Topeka; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
    Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Parker Price Mortuary Chapel. Burial will be in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Mr. Crawshaw will lie in state at the mortuary after noon Sunday. Visitation will be from 3 to 4 p.m.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Rossville Presbyterian Church, 436 Pearl, Rossville, 66533; or to Stormont-Vail Hospice Care, 2252 S.W. 10th Ave., Topeka, 66604