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Lanny Crowe

Lanny Crowe
May 30, 1957 - November 20, 2018

The Dallas Cowboys lost their biggest fan. On Tuesday, November 20, 2018, Lanis “Lanny” Don Crowe, loving husband, father, Grandpa, and friend passed away at the age of 61.

Lanny was born in Wichita Falls, Texas on May 30, 1957 to Marvin Lanis and Dorothy Faye (Foster) Crowe. He remained a lifelong resident of Wichita Falls, having graduated from Wichita Falls High School in 1976. On February 9, 1978, Lanny began a career at Tranter that lasted more than four decades, where he held many different roles from roll operator to welder to supervisor. On December 31, 2012, Lanny married Ketha Garrett, and the two resided together in Wichita Falls.

Lanny loved all things sports. When he was not working, he was either playing golf, watching professional sports, attending his grandchildren's sporting events, or listening to sports on the radio while he worked in the yard. He will be remembered for his unwavering work ethic, sense of humor, loyalty, helping a neighbor in need and his heart of gold.

Lanny was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents. He is survived by his wife Ketha Garrett; sons Mark Crowe and wife Kimbra, John Crowe and wife Brooke, Brian Crowe and wife Katherine; stepson Chase Garrett and wife Neda; stepdaughter Jenna Whyrick and husband Cole; grandchildren Braelyn, Braxton, Karter, Quintyn, Aiden, Dylan, and Mason; father-in-law Tommy Davis; mother-in-law Jean Davis; brother-in-law Bobby Burton and wife Debbie; and his work family, many of whom he worked with for more than 40 years.

Visitation for family and friends will be from 6:00-7:00 PM. on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Lunn's Colonial Funeral Home in Wichita Falls. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM, Monday, November 26, 2018 in Lunn’s Colonial Chapel with Pastor Chad Stubblefield officiating with interment to follow at the Crestview Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Children's Miracle Network or the Southwest Transplant Alliance.