Meadville Tribune

April 11, 2013

Harry Lon Craft

Meadville Tribune

EDINBURG — Harry Lon Craft, 61, of Edinburg, formerly of Ford City, died Sunday, April 7, 2013, at his residence.

He was born April 26, 1951, in Meadville, a son of Harry Craft and Elizabeth Franklin Craft.

Harry attended Meadville Area High School and Crawford County Votech for precision machining. He was a retired Harley Davidson mechanic.

Harry was a 38-year member of the Outlaws Motorcycle Club. He enjoyed working on and riding his motorcycle. He liked to fish and camp with his family. Harry had a quick sense of humor and a great laugh.

Survivors include his mother, Elizabeth Craft of Meadville; a son, Clinton Craft and his wife, Tina, of Meadville; a brother, Stephen Craft of North Carolina; three grandchildren; and a special friend, Denise Perris.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Thursday and today’s calling hours are private. The service will be conducted on Saturday at noon at Slate Lick Cemetery, South Buffalo Township, Armstrong County. Interment will follow.

A memorial service for family and friends will be held on Sunday at 2 p.m. at Bible Baptist Church on Livermore Road, Meadville, with the Rev. Phillip Thomas officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of Mantini Funeral Home, 701 Sixth Ave., Ford City.