Obituaries & Tributes

Jeffrey Lynn Crum: March 12, 1956 – Sept. 5, 2021

On Sept. 5, 2021, Jeffrey Lynn Crum, passed away after battling an aggressive form of mesothelioma cancer. He was 65 years old.

Jeff was born in Springfield, Ore., on March 12, 1956 to Wilbur and Ellen Crum. He attended South Eugene High School and Lane Community College. He served four years in the Army as a diesel mechanic while stationed in Germany.

Jeff married Susan L. Fritz in 1976. They were married 45 years. Jeff was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Philip Crum. He is survived by his wife Susan, sons Todd Crum (Kelly), Neal Crum and Alex Crum (Casey), and siblings Janene Wagoner (Al), and Molly White (Don) and nine grandchildren.

A private service is planned at Willamette National Cemetery. Hospice of Sacred Heart was invaluable to Jeff and his family during his illness. Individuals may make contributions to Hospice of Sacred Heart, online at:



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