Janette "Nan" Crane

July 01, 1934 - May 27, 2017

Janette “Nan” Crane, 82, of Pana, passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017 at her home.

She was born, June 1, 1934 in Arab, Alabama, the daughter of Arthur & Alfie (Renoe) Lawrance.

“Nan” was a member of the Pana Christian Church. She was a homemaker & had cleaned homes for many years. She loved big family gatherings, cooking for her family, gardening, planting flowers and Alabama football games.

“Nan” married Robert John “Bob” Crane and he preceded her in death. She is survived by her son, Leonard Horton of Pana, IL, daughter-in-law, Linda Horton of Ft. Worth, TX, grandchildren: Marty (Kim Orange) Horton of Pana, IL, Eric (Sara) Horton of Sweetwater, TN, Grady Horton of Pana, IL, Wesley (Amanda) Horton of Pana, IL, Jerry Wayne Horton of Alabama, 15 great grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren, 3 brothers; Ray, Olin, & Gary and a sister, Margie.   

“Nan” was preceded by her parents, step-mother Beatrice, husband Bob, son Bobby Wayne Horton, daughter-in-law Shelia Horton, 4 brothers & 2 sisters.

Funeral Information

Funeral services will be held Friday, June 2, 2017 at McCracken-Dean Funeral Home at 1:30p.m. with Pastor Dave Altman officiating. Visitation will be held Friday, June 2, 2017 from Noon until the time of services in the funeral home. Burial will follow at Linwood Cemetery, Pana.

Donations Information

The family wishes to thank those who would like to celebrate Janette's life with a memorial gift. They ask memorials be made to Pana Fire Department, 401 E. 1st St., Pana, IL 62557.


Visitation:  McCracken-Dean Funeral Home

Service:  McCracken-Dean Funeral Home


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