Roy L. Craft

  • Born: June 27, 1948
  • Died: March 13, 2013
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana

Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center at Memorial Park

9350 E Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46229

Tel. (317) 387-7000

Tribute & Message From The Family


Roy L. Craft, 64, of Indianapolis, passed away March 13, 2013 after a brave battle with cancer. Roy graduated from Arsenal Technical High School in 1966. Roy proudly served 4 years in the US Marine Corps during Vietnam, reaching the rank of Sargent. He retired from Navistar Industries in 2005 after 37 years of employment.

He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Sandy; sons, Roy A. Craft (Melissa) and Donald R. Craft (Kacie); 4 grandchildren, Dallas, Vivian, Deavin and William and 9 brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM, Monday, March 18, 2013 at Flanner and Buchanan Memorial Park, 9350 E. Washington St., Indianapolis, IN 46229. Visitation will be 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery

Memorial gifts may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105

You are invited to go to the Guest Book page to pass along your personal message or tell a story.

Sincerely,

-Your friends at Flanner and Buchanan


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Condolence & Memory Journal

Sandy, We were so sad to hear of Roy's passing. We are sorry we were not able to attend the funeral. We want you to know we are thinking of you and your family. We will continue to lift you up in prayer at this difficult time. May God's Unfailing Love comfort you in the days ahead.

Posted by Charlie and Jeanne Meadows - Greenfield, IN - Co worker , friend   March 23, 2013

Thank you to everyone who is leaving their thoughts and prayers for us, we appreciate everything and a special thanks to Melissa and Kacie craft for all that they have done.

Posted by Allen Craft - st mary's, GA - son   March 20, 2013

Dear craft family are hearts go out to you, god bless you all!

Posted by Brian Richardson    March 19, 2013

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To the Craft Family, Rita and I extend our deepest sympathy in the lost of your love one, and our good friend and co-worker. May the Lord find favor and grant you peace, we will continue to pray for the Craft family in the day ahead. Rev. Clyde & Rita Harris (aka James Brown)

Posted by Rev.Clyde&Rita Harris - Indianapolis, IN - Friend   March 18, 2013

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Sandy I am so sorry to hear aabout your loss,Our prayers go out to you and the family May God give you peace. Dennis and Margie St John 226 Brother May Roy rest in pease

Posted by Dennis and MargieSt John - Mooresville, IN - Friend/Co Worker   March 18, 2013

So sorry for your loss. May God give you peace and understanding in these difficult times.
Jim (Tugboat) Tugan Navistar 1969-1996

Posted by Jim Tugan - Shelbyville, IN   March 18, 2013

Dear Craft family, I am so sorry for your loss. He was my best friend from the Corps.
I'm glad we kept in touch through the years and got to share many memories
with our families. I loved Roy Craft and will truly miss him. Semper Fi Brother The OZ

Posted by Mark Oszman - Cottage Grove, MN - U S Marines togetherl   March 17, 2013

Sandy an family, I am so very sorry for your loss, it was a great pleasure to have known him and he will be missed. I know he will be keep watching over you all. Love. Annie

Posted by Annie Voelkel - Dunedin, , FL - Friend   March 16, 2013

Sandy, My heart goes out to you and your family. Roy was one of the good guys!!!

Posted by Cathy Land - Indianapolis, IN - Friend   March 16, 2013

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David L Craft

Posted by David L craft - indianapolis, IN - brother   March 16, 2013

Uncle Roy will be missed by everyone in our family. He served as a constant reminder of how to treat people with open arms and and an open heart. I only hope that his example lives on and we all hold each other close as he helt each of us. You will live forever Uncle Roy in our hearts and memories. We love you. Karen & Ben

Posted by Karen - Brooklyn, IN - Niece   March 16, 2013

Dear Craft Family,

There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and humbled that you have chosen our family to care for your family during this time. It is our hope that we have been able, in some small way, to lighten your burden and give proper reverence to a life lived. Please let us know if we can be of further service.

Respectfully,

Brian and Bruce Buchanan
4th Generation Owners
info@flannerbuchanan.com

Posted by Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers - Indianapolis, IN   March 16, 2013


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Dear Craft Family, There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and humbled that you have chosen our family to care for your family during this time. It is our hope that we have been able, in some small way, to lighten your burden and give proper reverence to a life lived. Please let us know if we can be of further service. Respectfully, Brian and Bruce Buchanan 4th Generation Owners info@flannerbuchanan.com