October 11, 2018

Leland Dean Crandall, 82 of Lewistown, Missouri died October 6, 2018 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

The son of Glenn and Kathryn Lucille Campen Crandall was born on April 14, 1936 at Lewistown, Missouri. He was united in marriage to Mary Ruth Sheets on January 2, 1960 in the First Baptist Church of Lewistown. She preceded him in death on October 2, 2005.

Dean was of the Baptist faith. He liked hunting, fishing, gardening and spending time with his grandkids.

He is survived by three children, Larry Crandall and Laura Crandall of Fulton, Mo., Melinda Hinton of Lewistown, Mo. and Roger Crandall of Lewistown, Mo.; seven grandchildren, Elizabeth Crandall, Christina Crandall, Amy Crandall, Michael Crandall, Joshua Crandall, Jonathan Hinton and Angela Hinton; several great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Ellen Crandall of Tolona, Mo.; aunt, Anna Medlin of Hannibal, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, daughter-in-law, Gail Crandall, grandson, Christopher Crandall and a brother, Carlie Glenn Crandall.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at 1 p.m. at Arnold’s Funeral Home in Lewistown, Missouri with Pastor Eric Holmes officiating.

Pallbearers: Josh Crandall, Jonathan Hinton, Brandon Beasley, Larry Lay, Andy Crandall and Cody Moore. Visitation was held Oct. 9 at Arnold’s Funeral Home in Lewistown.

Burial will be in the Lewistown Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or American Heart Association.

Online condolences may be left at www.arnoldsfuneralhome.net