James W,. Crawford

of Hancock, NY

Died: May 3, 2013

James W. Crawford, 80, of Hancock, NY died on Friday, May 3, 2013 at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale, PA. He was born on March 19, 1933 in Kelsey, NY, the son of Norman and Helen (Neenan) Crawford. Jim was a Korean Conflict Veteran and a member of the American Legion in Hancock. He was an honorary member of the Hancock Fire Department.
Surviving are his wife, Romaine, 5 children, Pam and husband Bob Rice, Colleen and husband Bill Foster, Cathy Travis, Craig and wife Dorrie Thorne, and Robert and wife Deborah Thorne, 6 grandchildren, Josh Rice, Elizabeth Marino, Bobby Thorne, Jason Thorne, Vonnie Lewis, and Stacey Derenzio, and 12 great grandchildren. He is also survived by 1 brother, George, and brother-in-law Carl and wife Reshella Decker.

Calling hours will be held on Sunday, May 5, 2013 from 4-7PM at the Henderson-Biedekapp Funeral Chapel, Hancock. There will be a funeral service on Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11AM also at the funeral chapel. Pastor David Norton will officiate and interment will follow in Riverview Cemetery, Hancock.

Donations can be made in Jim’s memory to the Hancock Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 639, Hancock, NY 13783, or to the Buckingham Baptist Church, Starlight Lake Rd., Starlight, PA 18461.
Arrangements by Henderson-Biedekapp Funeral Chapel, Hancock.

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