Carol Cathleen Crabtree

Carol Cathleen Crabtree 


Carol Cathleen Crabtree, the daughter of Donald Q. and Vera E. (Walker) Crabtree, was born August 26, 1954, in Elmo, Missouri. She attended West Nodaway High School, Burlington Junction, Missouri, graduating in 1972. 

For a short time, Carol was a sales representative for Avon. Carol later moved to Independence, Missouri, where she worked in retail sales, retiring as a retail manager.  While living there, she became a Royals and Chiefs fan. In early 2018, she moved to Rock Port, Missouri, to be close to her sister, Amy, and in June was employed at the Rock Port Nutrition Center. 

Carol was a member of the First Christian Church, Burlington Junction. She was a good seamstress, enjoyed needlework, antiques and liked animals. Carol passed away unexpectedly Friday, April 12, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri, at the age of 64.

In addition to her parents, Carol was preceded in death by two siblings, Lois Baker and Monte Crabtree, and brother-in-law, Jerry Moore. Survivors include siblings, Paul Crabtree and wife, Bonnie, Maryville, Missouri, Elwin Crabtree, Grand Lake, Colorado, Marvin Crabtree and wife, Lynne, Peoria, Arizona, and Amy Moore, Rock Port; aunt, Donna Sallee; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and her cat, Domino.

Funeral Services were held   Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. First Christian Church, Burlington Junction.

Interment:  Ohio Cemetery, Burlington Junction.

Open visitation was held Wednesday, Minter Funeral Chapel, where the family received friends from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Memorials:  Rock Port Nutrition Center Arrangements:  Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port