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A Wetzel and Son Obituary for:
Charles S. Crawford
February 25, 1932 - February 14, 2018

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Donation - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge - PO Box 62, Chincoteague, VA 23336 - 757-336-6122 - Map

Charles S. Crawford of Blue Bell, Pennsylvania died Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at his home. He was 85 years old. Charles was born February 25, 1932 in Abington, Pennsylvania, son of the late John Albert Crawford and the late Elizabeth M. Crawford (nee - Spencer). He is the beloved husband of 66 years to Joyce A. (nee Nelson) Crawford; father of Keith W. Crawford and his wife Mary, Jeffrey A. Crawford and his wife Geralyn, Joyce A. Lang and her husband Bill, Gregg S. Crawford and his wife Karen, and the late Wayne C. Crawford and his wife Anita; grandfather of eleven, and the brother of Anna Mae Crawford.

Charles was born, raised, and educated in Abington, PA. He was a well regarded lifelong cemetarian who served as General Manager and Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Odd Fellows Cemetery Corporation. He also was a Member of Concordia Lodge No. 67, Free & Accepted Masons. Charles enjoyed gardening, especially growing a variety of Orchids. He was formerly of Raymond Avenue in Roslyn, PA and moved to Blue Bell in 2013.

At the family request, services were held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, PO Box 62, Chincoteague, VA 23336. Please enclose a note stating “In memory of Charles Crawford”.

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