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Obituary: Crabb, Erma Rose

Erma Rose
(Age 100)

Was born on July 17, 1911 in Latah, WA. She graduated from Latah High School in 1929 and married Burl Crabb in 1931. Erma and her husband spent their lives serving the Lord, as Evangelists and pastors and later in life, in their business endeavors. In their later years, they made their home at Fairwood Retirement Village. Seven years after Burl’s death, Erma went to live with her daughter, Bonnie, and remained there until she went to her final home in heaven with the Lord Jesus. Erma is survived by one daughter, Bonnie Baird; seven grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren; many cousins, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Burl in 1996; her daughter, Janet Lara in 1999; her brother, Sherman Williams in 2008; and her sister, Lorraine Miller in 2009. A graveside service to celebrate Erma’s life will begin at 2:00PM on Monday, April 2, 2012 at the Pines Cemetery Mausoleum Chapel in the Spokane Valley. RIPLINGER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY SPOKANE, WA entrusted with arrangements. Online guestbook at