In Memory

Frank Crapse


It is with a heavy and grieving heart that I have to announce that Frank (Crapse) Ferrie passed away March 7, 2016. Frank was my best friend since our sophomore year. The world is a lot poorer with his passing.

Frank J. Ferrie, 65, of Clermont, FL passed away Monday, March 7, 2016. Frank was born on October 22, 1950 in Jacksonville, FL, son of Frank L. and Elsie Lilian Ferrie, Jr.. He served and retired from the U.S. Navy and was a lifelong resident of Florida besides when serving in the Navy.

Frank is survived by his loving wife, Deborah; siblings, Craig (Frances) Ferrie of Mt. Dora, FL, Robert (Sue Williams) Ferrie and Patricia (Rolie) Hall of Meriden, CT, Darlene Epps of Callahan, FL, Johnny (Shirley Rade) Crapse of Valdosta, GA and Randy Crapse of Haira, GA. He was also survived by several loving nieces and nephews.

Frank was preceded in death by his stepfather, Richard Crapse; sister, Mary Jane Denmark and brother, Richard "Dickie" Crapse.

After High School Frank changed his last name to his birth name, Ferrie,