Blake Wyatt Crager, age 20, of Corunna passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019.
He was born on January 21, 1999 in Auburn to John Crager Jr. and Nicole (Peterson) Crager. Blake was a 2017 graduate of DeKalb High School. He was a member of the football team at DeKalb. He also earned his HVAC certification from Ivy Tech.
Starting at the age of 14 and then through high school Blake worked in the meat department at Albright’s One Stop in Corunna. Most recently Blake has worked at FXI in Auburn. Blake loved fishing, shooting and riding his 4 wheeler.
His mother; Nicole Marie Crager of Corunna.
His father; John Crager Jr. and Amy Crager.
Brother and sister-in-law; Cameron and Kimbar Owens. He is currently serving in the United States Navy in San Diego, California.
Brother; Michael Watson of Texas.
Sister and her fiancé; Lyndy Crager and Tyler Wells of Corunna.
Brother and his fiancé; Luke Barnhart and Kayla Bell of Auburn.
Brother and his fiancé; Devon Barnhart and Autumn Worman of Corunna.
Grandparents; John Crager Sr. of Auburn, Mary Rafferty of Corunna, David and Cherry Peterson of Fort Wayne and Linda Garfield of Hanes City, Florida.
Great grandfather; Joe Tackett of Corunna.
Step sister; Renee Selby of Kendallville.
7 nieces; Alaina Watson, Lindzee Kerns, Genneveve Owens, Autumn Owens, Ryleigh Barnhart, Lilliauna Oliver and Adalee Oliver.
4 nephews; Wyatt Wells, William Wells, Jaiden Wells and Skyler Neuman.
He was preceded in death by an aunt; Theresa Jo Steinbarger and 3 great grandmothers; Miriam Meyer, Ann Peterson and Anna Mae Tackett.
Visitation will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Feller and Clark Funeral Home, 1860 South Center Street in Auburn.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Auburn with Pastor Charlie Mosley from Harbor of Love Baptist Church in Kendallville officiating.
Burial will take place in Corunna Cemetery in Corunna.
Memorials donations may be directed to the Crager Family to help with expenses.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.fellerandclark.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Feller and Clark Funeral Home of Auburn.