Tim W. Crager

October 08, 1972 ‒ July 13, 2017

Galion, Ohio

Tim always put his family first and helping others. Whether fixing cars for family and friends, Tim was always willing to go the extra mile. Tim W. Crager, 44, of Galion passed away unexpectedly Thursday, July 13, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.

Born October 8, 1972 in Galion, he was the son of the late William C. Crager and Linda D. (Palmer) Crager of Galion. He married Krista (Jenkins) Crager on April 14, 2001 and she survives.

He was a graduate of Galion High School in 1991 and worked in customer service at the Marion Industrial Center for 15 years. Tim enjoyed watching the Cleveland Indians, The Ohio State Buckeyes and NASCAR where Tony Stewart was his favorite driver. He liked to work on cars and favored John Deere tractors and older farm equipment.

In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by children Abigail and Kylee Crager; sister Tammy (Tim) Eicher of Galion; several nieces and nephews; father-in-law and mother-in-law Gary and Donna Jenkins of Galion and sisters-in-law Melissa Barker, Sherry Scott and Jennifer Jenkins, all of Galion.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Fairview Cemetery in Galion with Rev. Joe Stafford officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Tim Crager, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

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  • Abby, my heart is breaking for you and your family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Krista I can’t express the sorrow I feel for you and the girls. Prayers for strength in the coming weeks. Love you girl!
    Josie and Richard Stewart

  • So sorry stay strong the girls are going to need u and u have a good family too lean on use them it will help (HUGS)

  • Krista, words cannot express how deeply saddened I am to hear about the passing of Tim. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time.

  • So shocked to hear this sad news. My prayers go out to you all at this hard time. Relish in all of your shared memories.

  • Krista and girls, there are no words that can express the sorrow Dave and I feel at your tremendous loss. We are both so greatful for the opportunities we had, though few and brief, to meet Tim and talk with him. In those few times it was very apparent that he was a special person. We are praying for all of you.

  • Krista,

    I am so sorry for your loss. I can’t begin to imagine what you’re going through. We are all here for you if you need anything!

  • My heartfelt condolences to the Crager family. May you cherish the loving times and memories. Please consider the encouraging words of Revelation 21:4. Soon death will be no more.

  • May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you and your family. My most sincere condolences.

  • Krista there are no words I can say that will take your pain away, but knowing that you have friends that are here for you at this time does help. I am so sorry for your loss and pray to give you the strength to make it through thedifficult days ahead.

  • Linda and family, You have my deepest sympathy!! So sorry to read this! My prayers are with you! Nancy Ousley

  • To my loved ones…
    No words, no matter how tender, can touch what you’re feeling inside.
    Still, may you find a quiet comfort in knowing, not only do I feel your pain, but to know
    that Tim now rests in beautiful and lasting peace. May God wrap His loving arms around you all.

  • Krista and girls, there are no words I can think of to give you any comfort. He loved you all very much and I know your hearts are breaking. Remember all the precious memories that no one can ever take away from you. We are all here if you need anything.

    Rich and Lisa

  • I remember fishing at Powers with Tim when we went to Wilma Crall.
    Sorry for your loss to the Crager Family.

  • Krista, Abby, Kylee and the rest of the family.
    Bill and I was shocked and heartbroken to hear of Tim’s passing. Krista, we are here for you and the girls. Remember that you all have each other and a huge support system with your friends and family. Tim was a wonderful man, a great father and a good friend. He will be truly missed.

    Leslie, Bill Offerle and the kids.

  • To krista,linda,all the family
    You have my deepest sympathy and thoughts and prayers Tim will be missed by all we had a lot of great times together i know he was looking forward to the truck show we all need to get the reunion back going in his,Bill and bobs honor
    Bob burky

  • Krista, girls and family ,
    So sorry for your loss. May God be with all of you during this difficult time. Praying for all of you.

  • Krista my heart breaks for you. You and your sweet girls are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Krista my heart breaks for you and your family. You and your sweet girls are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry for your loss.

  • My sincere condolences to Tim’s family. I had the privilege of working with Tim at Drug Mart. He was a good worker and always had a smile and how you doing? May he rest in peace.

  • Worked with Tim at Drug Mart and just saw him a few weeks ago. So sorry for your loss. Rest in peace Tim

  • Krista, Abby & Kylee,

    We pray that your hearts may feel comforted at this devastating time. It is obvious that Tim was a wonderful husband and father. You will continue to be in our heartfelt thoughts and prayers.

    Heather, Amelia & Gladys Eby