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Edwin Dillon Croft

March 18, 1924 — July 27, 2017

Edwin Dillon Croft

Edwin "Dillon" Croft, 93, of Lake Butler, Florida peacefully passed away, at his home, on Thursday, July 27, 2017. He was born to Samuel & Leona Croft in Lulu, Florida on March 18, 1924. Mr. Croft joined the United States Army Air Corp on November 27, 1944. He proudly served his country in World War II. Mr. Croft enjoyed hunting, fishing, and gardening. He was a devoted member of the Church of Christ in Lake Butler. Mr. Croft is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 74 years, Etta "Mae" Croft. He is also preceded in death by one brother and four sisters; Hal Croft, Loca Belle Graham, Catherine Brannen, Zelvan Crawford, and Carolyn Sauls. Mr. Croft leaves his memory to be cherished by his family. He is survived by two daughters and one son; Sharon (Gerald) Blanton of Lake Butler, FL, Zandra (Russell) Wheeler of Callahan, FL, and Jerry (Margaret) Croft of Inverness, FL. He is survived by 11 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, and 15 great-great grandchildren.

Cemetery Details

Midway Cemetery

Lake Butler, FL, 32054


JUL 30. 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Archer Funeral Home

55 N Lake Ave

Lake Butler, FL, US, 32054

[email protected]


JUL 31. 11:00 AM

Church of Christ


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