William H. Crawford, age 78, resident of Pulaski and Altmar passed away Tuesday at the home of his daughter in Chaumont Bay. William was born April 25, 1939 in Niagara Falls, the son of William and Vera Cooper Crawford. He worked at Felix Schoeller Paper and Miller Brewery. He spent ten years in Arizona before moving back to NY in 1995.
Surviving are two sons, William H. (Janelle) Crawford III of Richlands, NC, and Jody Crawford of Sandy Creek, three daughters, Suzanne (Tom) Oderkirk of Orwell, Tammy (Mark) Shelmidine of Boylston, and Cheryl (Mark) Wilson of Chaumont Bay, three sisters, Florence Alexander of Vermont, Joan Rossman of Cicero, and Alvina Broadhurst of Mexico, grandchildren, Brian Crawford, Kayden Crawford, Keegan Crawford, Kylie Moses, Tristin Crawford, Thomas Oderkirk, Timothy Oderkirk, Jessica Blauvelt, Tricia LeBeau, Mindy Licciardello, Samantha Johnson, Richard LeBeau, Mark Shelmedine II, Dallas Crossman, Savanna Wilson, Matthew Gamel, Hannah Gamel, Darius Gamel, Shelbi-Jo Snyder and Francesca Gamel, and many great-grandchildren
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 25th at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street Pulaski with burial at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday prior to the funeral.