Henry Crafts Jr.

Obituary of Henry Albert Crafts Jr.

Henry A. Crafts, Jr.

11/04/1958 to 04/29/2022 – Age 63


Henry was born to parents Henry and Virginia Crafts in Springfield, Oregon on November 4, 1958. He graduated from Thurston High School. He married Cathleen Wray on November 23, 1979.

After various jobs at the Sizzler, Rodeway Inn, Safeway and Hamilton Construction, Henry began his long career, on June 21, 1984, working for the City of Eugene Airport, in Airfield Maintenance. After being diagnosed with dementia, he retired from the City on May 31, 2016. Henry enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking, gardening and getting together with family and friends.

Henry is survived by his wife Cathy, daughter Sonja, Sister Brenda, Brother Marvin, Son In Law Preston and granddaughters Arabella and Brianna.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 3:00pm, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 525 66th Street, Springfield, Oregon.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Greenhill Humane Society. Arrangements entrusted to Springfield Memorial Funeral Home. Please access the obituary and you are invited to sign the guestbook at musgroves.com 


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