Friends, family remember teen’s infectious smile

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Posted: January 22, 2013

The Winchester Star

Mourners embrace outside the Winchester Church of God on U.S. 522 North after a funeral service for James Wood High School football player Hunter Crane Monday. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Hunter Crane's Ford F-350 truck was used as a hearse to transport his casket from the Winchester Church of God to the Fairview Cemetery Monday.
Noelle Taqi, 12, of Old Bridge, N.J., watches a balloon ascend into the blue sky Monday during a funeral for her cousin Hunter Crane at Fairview Cemetery in Gore.
Members of the James Wood High School football team carry the casket of team member Hunter Crane at the Fairview Cemetery in Gore Monday. Crane was killed in a car crash in West Virginia on Jan. 15. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)

WINCHESTER — Derek Crane is not a man of many words, but he wrote a few for Monday as he faced his worst nightmare: laying to rest his only son.

“I know Hunter is looking at us right now and…



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