Lisa Crawford of Independence, Iowa dies at 47

By | December 3, 2021

Lisa Crawford death – INDEPENDENCE – IA: Lisa Crawford, 47-yea-old, of Independence, Iowa, passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021, at the Buchanan County Health Center in Independence, Iowa. The cause of her death was not stated. She is survived by her husband, and her five sons, her parents, two sisters, Erin (Corey) Stoner, and Megan (Chris Jacobsen) Sherrets, a brother Eric (Cari) Sherrets, and many nieces and nephews.

She is born on April 8, 1974, in Independence, Iowa, to Rickey and Karen (Rassmussen) Sherrets. She was raised in Independence where she graduated from Independence High School in 1992. In high school, she started working at the Hardees in Independence, and soon after graduating, she went to Triangle Plastics for over eight years.

On October 4, 1997, she got married Scott A. Crawford in Independence. They gave birth to their five sons Hunter, Fischer, Trapper, Tanner, and Finnigan, and raised them in Independence. In 2007, they moved to a farm in rural Independence where they taught their sons how to work on the family. She was inspired to attend Hawkeye Community college, where she received her License in Practical Nursing (LPN) in 2003, when a took a job in housekeeping at the Mental Health Institute back in 2000.

A Visitation will be held from 3:30 PM until 8 PM on Saturday, December 4, 2021, at the Reiff Family Center – Funeral Home & Crematory in Independence. A Private Family Funeral Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Lisa Crawford Memorial Fund at all BankIowa locations.