Mrs. Nina Crane, 77, of Lebanon, passed away Aug. 6, 2020, in her home.

Nina was born June 4, 1943, in Lebanon, a daughter of the late Loren and Fern (Everett) Armstrong. She married Carl Crane on Oct. 31, 1969. He survives.

Nina graduated from Perry Central High School. She was a member of the Mt. Tabor Baptist Church. Nina’s family was important to her. She was a hairdresser for years. Nina had a compassion for many people, always willing to help out anyone; she never met a stranger.

Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Carl Crane of Lebanon; sons, Donald (Susie) Crane of Lebanon and David (Tiffany) Crane of Naples, FL; daughters, Tammy (Mike) Spidel of Lebanon and Jana Dittemore of Indianapolis; brother, Ed (Kim) Armstrong of Brownsburg; sister, Becky (David) Merritt of Lebanon; sister-in-law, Linda Armstrong; grandchildren, Kerri Faulkner, Lindsey Crane, Amy Crane, Jeff (Courtney) Spidel, Kyle (Dani) Spidel, Carlee Dittemore, Dillon Dittemore, and Colin Dittemore; and great-grandchildren, River Faulkner, and Chandler and Delaney Spidel.   Nina was preceded in death by brothers, William Armstrong and Stan Armstrong; and grandchildren, Laura and Cara Crane.

Private funeral services will take place in the Strawmyer & Drury Mortuary, 2400 N. Lebanon Street, Lebanon. Nina will be laid to rest at Mt. Tabor Cemetery in Lebanon. You are invited to visit the website where you may sign her online register and leave a personal message.

Memorial contributions in Nina’s memory may be made to the Humane Society of Boone County, P.O. Box 708, Lebanon, IN 46052.