Edwin
Eddie "Eddie" Crawford, 78, died Sept. 18, 2019.
He was born Dec. 13, 1940, in Pittsburgh to the late Christian B and Ida J (Davis) Crawford.
He was a graduate of Laurel High School and earned his bachelor's degree in horticulture from Penn State.
He was a member of FFA.
He married Betty Penjamin in 1961, and together they raised four children.
Eddie worked in the steel industry for 50 years as a welder and owned Crawford Landscaping.
He was an avid fisherman and hunter, loved the outdoors, watching the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Pirates and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
His hobbies were painting and photography.
Besides his wife of 58 years, Betty Crawford, surviving are his daughters, Cindy Crawford, Kathy (Eric) Macri and Becky (Travis) Bintrim; grandaughters, Taylor (Jason) Wetzel, Kayci Bintrim and Ellie Crawford; grandsons, Evan Macri, TJ and Brayden Bintrim, and Derris Sims; great-granddaughter, Alaina Wetzel; great-grandson, Brantlee Wetzel; sister, Joan (Ron) Aller; nephews, Michael and Gary Crawford; nieces, Nichole Harding, Rhonda Haynes and Laura Aller; and many great-nieces and great-nephews.
Besides his parents, preceding him in death were his son, Brian Crawford, and brother, Chris Crawford.
Family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, at the Noga Funeral Home, 1142 S. Mill St., New Castle.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Parish, New Castle. The Rev. Brendan Dawson will officiate.
Burial will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery - I.S.A.L.Y.S.
Published on September 20, 2019

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6 posts

randy and beth stachowiak
Sep 28, 2019
thanks for being a freind prayers to betty and family
Sep 23, 2019
Peaceful White Lilies Basket was purchased for the family of Edwin "Eddie" Crawford.  Send flowers
Mary Ann (Boots) McCosby
Sep 23, 2019
Having known Ed for the 45 years we have lived here, his death is difficult, and knowing the love he had for his family and the love they had for him, makes it so very sad. The consolation is knowing where he now lives. His mansion was prepared and waiting.
Harry & Rosemary McMurray
Sep 22, 2019
Betty,
We wish to extend our sympathy to you and your family.
Janice Dudash
Sep 21, 2019
Sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Cindy
Sep 21, 2019
Love you dad