Leo “Lynn” Crecelius Jr., of O’Fallon, MO, passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Caroline Crecelius; cherished son of the late Rosetta and Leo Crecelius, Sr. Devoted father of Cynthia (Eugene) Buehne, Anthony (Dorothy) Crecelius, and Dwayne Crecelius; loving grandfather of Courtney Buehne, Logan Crecelius, Lucas Buehne, Keeven Crecelius, Olivia Crecelius, and Sophia Crecelius; dear brother of Marlene Lenza, and Phyllis Crecelius.
Lynn always had a smile on his face and laughter in his heart. He enjoyed collecting M&M dispensers, a hobby he took up after receiving a classic car dispenser as a gift years ago. He enjoyed classic car shows with his friends, even entering his own ‘37 Black Cherry Chevy classic car. He loved do-it-yourself projects and became talented in woodworking. Lynn was proud of the life and family he and his wife of 57 years had built together. He was a dedicated husband, loving father, and devoted grandfather. Lynn was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Memorials may be made in Lynn 's name to donor’s choice.
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