Marvetta Jean Crabtree, 79, of Sheridan, passed away Thursday, December 14, 2017 at her home.  She was born February 20, 1938 to Charles A. and Florence Irene (Nice) Dusenberry in Zanesville, Ohio.

Jean was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and enjoyed many church activities and working as the church librarian for several years. She loved family gatherings, reading books, music, hummingbirds, and collecting bells. Her family remembers that she usually had Fudgsicles or Creamsicles in her freezer for everyone to enjoy.

Jean was preceded in death by her parents, and three children, Donald E. Heitt, Jr, Clyde Samuel Crabtree II, and Leatha Rowena Crabtree.  She is survived by her five children, Deborah Jean Hampton (Raymond) Monger of Gillette, WY, Ronald E. Crabtree of Billings, MT, Steven D. Crabtree of Sheridan, WY, Selina Hope Crabtree of Casper, WY and Shawn J. (Klaire) Crabtree of Sheridan, WY; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held at 2:30 pm Thursday, December 21, 2017 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2051 Colonial Dr. in Sheridan. Memorial contributions may be made to the church or NE Wyoming BOCES, 410 N. Miller, Gillette, WY  82716.  Online condolences may be written at  Arrangements are under the direction of Champion Funeral Home.

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