|Birth: ||Mar. 12, 1986|
San Diego County
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 2008, Afghanistan|
Marine Lance Cpl. Layton B Crass, 22, of Richmond, Ind.; assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.; died June 14 in Farah province, Afghanistan, while supporting combat operations. Also killed were Sgt. Michael Toussiant-Hyle Washington, Pfc. Dawid Pietrek and Pfc. Michael Robert Patton. Survivors include his parents of Richmond; sister, Dusty Nichole Throop and her husband Nicholas of Richmond; brother, Devin James Crass and his wife Megan Elizabeth of Twentynine Palms, Calif.; grandparents, Mary Ann and Bob Coons of Richmond, Zeb and Darlene Crass of Richmond, and Virginia Shingledecker of Des Moines, Iowa; nephew, Brenton Isaiah Throop; aunt, Randi Hunter of Omaha, Neb.; uncles, Nick Crass and Jason Crass, both of Richmond; numerous other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Wayne Shingledecker; uncle, Russell Shingledecker; special friend, Izzy Moore; friends/comrades killed in action, Sergeant Michael Washington, Lance Corporal Nathan Windsor and Lance Corporal Blake Howey.
Crown Hill Cemetery
Created by: Elizabeth Reed
Record added: Jun 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27603902
Thank you for your service to the country and rest in peace Layton... Rest in peace nations heroes,all is given in deaths throes,men of valor stood and fought,let their loss not be forgot.Flag draped box is homeland bound,in reverence interred to ground,“...(Read more)|
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~Angel Day Blessings~|
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