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Bertram "Bert" W. Crase

December 2, 1957 ~ September 21, 2022 (age 64)

Life Story

Bertram W. “Bert” Crase, 64 of Elkhart, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday evening, September 21, 2022 of natural causes at his home. Bert was born on December 2, 1957 in Battle Creek Michigan to the late Gordon Brooks “Gordo” Crase and Joan Ruth (DeShon) Crase.

He married his true love Kim Sue Colver on April 23, 1988 in Las Vegas. Kim survives, as well as his two brothers Gregory D. Crase, Gordon “Gordy” (Monica) Crase. Several nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.

In addition to his parents, a sister Robin Lynn Jolgren preceded Bert in death.

 Bert was a 1976 graduate of Elkhart Central High School. He retired from the Indiana Toll Road, with over 20 years of service. He started working in the toll booths and finished working as an auditor in the administration building. Bert and Kim enjoyed going to concerts and have attended well over 300 concerts. He also enjoyed playing golf, traveling, especially to Florida and was an avid sports fan.

We invite everyone to celebrate Bert’s life on Tuesday, September 27, 2022 from 5-8 p.m. at Billings Funeral Home. Per his wishes, cremation was chosen. To share a memory of Bert or leave a condolence to his family, please visit www.billingsfuneralhome.com

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Celebration of Life Gathering
September 27, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Billings Funeral Home
812 Baldwin Street
Elkhart, IN 46514

Cremation has been chosen

Altera Cremation Services
812 Baldwin St
Elkhart, IN 46514

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