Penny Craft

Obituary of Penny K. Craft

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Penny Kayleen Craft, 70, of Winamac, IN passed away at her home on Friday, July 16, 2021.   She was born on July 13, 1951 in Lafayette, IN to Charles Kern and Glenna Dean [Kirts] Leming.  Penny grew up and graduated in Battleground, IN.  She worked many years at Thermo Products in North Judson, IN.  She also worked as a dispatcher for a private trucking company in DeMotte, IN.  Penny was currently enjoying retired life and living on the Tippecanoe River with her husband, Jim.  She loved her dogs, watching Jeopardy, and collecting figurines.  More than anything, she enjoyed spending time with her family whom she loved dearly.  Penny will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. 

She is survived by:

James D. Craft, Winamac, IN Husband

Brigette (Dean Leazenby) Fairchild-Leazenby, Bristol, IN Daughter

Steven Fairchild, West Lafayette, IN Son

Ryan (Carrie) Fairchild, Medaryville, IN Son

Eric (Lesley) Craft, Knox, IN Step Son

Tyson Leazenby, Grandson

Kya Leazenby, Granddaughter

Breanna Fairchild, Granddaughter

Taylor Fairchild, Grandson

Cali (Canaan) Mahaffey, Granddaughter

Lucas Fairchild, Grandson

Dalton Craft, Grandson

Ashten Craft, Granddaughter

Maisie Mahaffey, Great Granddaughter

Aurora Craft, Great Granddaughter

Glenna Dean [Kirts] Jeffries, Lafayette, IN Mother

Cheryl (Kenny) Mikels, Lafayette, IN Sister

Leslie (Steve) Norman, Lafayette, IN Sister

Cindy (Scott) Rickard, Battle Ground, IN Sister

Phyllis Herget, Battle Ground, IN Sister

Many Nieces and Nephews

Steve Fairchild, Medaryville, IN Former Spouse



Preceded in death by:

Charles K. Leming, Father

Jeff Jeffries, Step Father

Dixie Wray, Sister


Funeral Services will be held at 2 PM EDT Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.


Private Burial will take place at a later date. 


Memorial Contributions may be made to the family.


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Cremation Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.



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2:00 pm
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Frain Mortuary
305 East Main Street
Winamac, Indiana, United States
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