Jackie Dean Croft

July 29, 1930 - October 31, 2019
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Jackie's Obituary

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Jack Croft,89 of Mundelein passed away peacefully on Thursday October 31, 2019 at Travanse in Grayslake.  He was born on July 29, 1930 to Clyde and Cladie Croft of Rosiclare, IL.  He grew up in Rosiclare, IL and graduated from Rosiclare High School.

Jack served in the US Army.  He was the store manager for Eagle Food Stores for 26 years in Mundelein, Round Lake, Waukegan and Kroger Foods in Rosiclare for 16 years.  He enjoyed golfing, bowling, playing bingo and going to the casino.  He was a kind and loving man and enjoyed taking naps.  He met his wife of 55 years at a roller rink in Harrisburg, IL.

Jack was preceded in death by his wife Karen Croft and his parents Clyde and Cladie Croft, his sisters Betty Ledbetter and Lucille Keaton and his brother Richard Croft.  He is survived by his daughters Kathleen Jacoel, Kimberly Croft, granddaughter Ashley Jacoel, grandsons Derek (Lisa) Bowlin, Bryan (Bekah) Bowlin and three great grandchildren Jack Bowlin, Sean Bowlin and Scarlett Hamel.

Visitation is from 1-4 PM Saturday November 30, 2019 at the Kristan Funeral Home PC 219 West Maple Ave. (2 blocks west of Rt. 45 on Rt. 176) Mundelein.  Funeral service will begin at 4 with Military Funeral Honors.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Honor Flight Network at www.honorflight.org or the Wounded Warriors Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org or the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation at www.tunnel2towers.org

Out of respect to Jack’s Family, members of the Porter Family please refrain from attending the visitation and funeral services. 

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Kristan Funeral Home
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    Mundelein, Illinois 60060

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Kristan Funeral Home
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  • 219 West Maple Ave.
    Mundelein, Illinois 60060

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