Funeral services will be held July 17, 2013 at 2:00 p.m in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, for John B. Crane, Jr. age 86 of Clermont. The Rev. Dave Fortner will officiate. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday July 16, 2013 from 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home. Mr. Crane served in the U.S. Navy and was a merchant seaman for 37 years and was a member of the American Legion he was also a member of the seafarers union. Mr. Crain is survived by a number of nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.