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Dolphus "Trolly" CRANE

April 22, 1964 - May 29, 2024


On May 29, 2024, Mr. Dolphus “Trolly” Victor Crane of Saddle Lake, Alberta passed away at the age of 60 years. He is survived by his loving mother, Esther Crane; 2 daughters, T-setta Shirt (Tanisha) & Lexi Crane-Shirt; 2 sisters & 1 brother, Cheryl, Harold & Stacey; aunties, Nora, Gloria & Delores; uncle, Baby Joe; nieces & nephews, Stanley, Waylon, Damien, Dale, special nephew, Wade, Clint (Ceejay), Chris, Cammy, Doodles, Tony, Dallas, Wilfred, Mercedes, Brandi, Chantal, Ariel, Cara & Kiandra; special pets, Pebbles, Mitchisk & Chubbs. Dolphus was predeceased by his father, Percy Crane; grandsons, Baby Mathew & Baby Jimmy Jr.; paternal grandparents, Norman & Georgina Crane; maternal grandparents, Stanley & Lena Cardinal; great-grandparents, Thomas & Winnie Wahsatnow; brother, Dayton; sisters, Lorna & Crystal; uncles, Peter, Rene, Albert, Don & Albert; nephews, Thomas, Harold Jr. Aaron & Brett. A Wake will be held on Sunday (leaving Grace Gardens at 11:00 a.m.) & Monday, June 2 & 3 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, June 4 at 11:00 a.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Pastor Linda Burns will be officiating with interment in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Saddle Lake. To send condolences online, please visit

Dolphus “Trolly” CRANE

GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 – 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Gale Ellis
Relation: Friend

I wish to send my deepest sympathy. The Bible gives comfort that your loved one will come to life again on a beautiful earth when death will be no more in John 5:28, 29 and Revelation 21:4.

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
June 2, 2024

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

(Leaving Grace Gardens at 11:00 a.m.)

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
June 4, 2024
Beginning at 11:00am

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

Saddle Lake, AB Canada T0A 3T0

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