Zane Crawmer

Zane Crawmer, age 14 of Algona, passed away May 2, 2019, at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester, Minn. Visitation was 2-6 p.m., Sunday, May 5 at the First United Methodist Church in Algona. Private family services will be held at a later date.

Zane Christopher Crawmer, the son of Jenna Reed and Chris Crawmer, was born Aug. 4, 2004, in Algona. Zane was a freshman at Algona High School. He enjoyed being outdoors, swimming and being in the water, bike rides, listening to country music and horseback riding. Zane loved being with his brothers and sisters, going on Gator rides and going to the park. He followed the New Orleans Saints and liked to spend time with his classmates and the nurses that took care of him.

Left to cherish Zane’s memory are his mother Jenna Shipler and her husband Bobby of Algona; father Chris Crawmer of Lu Verne; brothers, Brody and Waylon Shipler of Algona and Ryder Crawmer of Irvington; sisters, Emerald Shipler of Algona and Laelah and McKenna Crawmer of West Bend; grandparents, John and Julie Reed of Algona, Vicky Gosmire of Algona, Lonnie and Terrie Shipler of Algona and Deb and Dave Crawmer of Lu Verne; great-grandparents, Roger and Sandi Keith of Algona and Don and Janice Patton of Algona; many aunts, uncles and cousins; and his nurses, Kayla Bell, Michelle Anderson and other previous nurses. He was preceded in death by his Reed and Schwarz great-grandparents.

Memorials may be directed toward Lifesource Donation, 2225 West River Rd. N., Minneapolis, Minn. 55411 or Shayla Bee Foundation, 602 4th Ave SE, Spencer, 51301 in Zane’s honor.

Condolences may be left at

Kossuth County Advance

14 E. Nebraska St.

Algona, IA 50511  

Phone: (515) 295-3535

Fax: (515) 295-7217

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