October 23, 1928 – October 29, 2012
Loren E. Cracraft, 84, died Monday, October 29, 2012 at Kavanagh House in Des Moines. Funeral services will be 11:00 am, Thursday, November 1, 2012 at First Assembly of God Church. Burial will follow at McDivitt Grove Cemetery in Urbandale.
Loren was born October 23, 1928 in Des Moines to Roy and Belva Cracraft. A graduate of North High School in Des Moines, he worked as a Supervisor and Pressman for Meredith Publishing Company, retiring as a Purchasing Agent after 42 years of service. Loren was also a Captain with the Iowa National Guard and served as Adjunct to the General.
He was an active member of the First Assembly of God Church. Loren enjoyed cars, golf, and spending winters in Mesa, Arizona.
Survivors include his wife Betty; children: Donald Cracraft, Connie Brauer, David Cracraft; and his sister, LaVonne Olson and her husband, Clarence of St. Joseph, Mo. His stepsons Lawrence Davis, Martin Davis and their families, also survive him.
Arrangements are with Westover Funeral Home in Urbandale, Ia. Memorial contributions may be made to First Assembly of God Church.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ WESTOVER CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Westover Chapel 6337 Hickman Road Des Moines, IA 50322 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com