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James Rumsey Crenshaw
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Birth: Dec. 20, 1920
Orlando
Orange County
Florida, USA
Death: Apr. 7, 2006

Beloved husband, father (in-law), brother and grandfather, James Rumsey Crenshaw died peacefully April 7, 2006. He was 85. Jim was born in Orlando, Florida on December 20, 1920.

While attending the University of Florida he enlisted in the U.S. Navy to serve in World War II. For his actions as a torpedo plane pilot in the first Battle of the Philippine Sea he was awarded the Navy Cross. After the war Jim and Janet settled in the Seattle area where he owned Marine Lumber Service for many years.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Janet; his son, Michael; daughter, Karen; daughter-in-law, Mary Brodd; son-in-law, Michael Thorp; sister, Josephine Archer (Fort Myers, FL) and grandchildren, Molly and Jeffrey Crenshaw. It was Jim's wish that no service be held. Remembrances may be made to your favorite charity.

Published in The Seattle Times on April 12, 2006
 
 
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  Janet Marian Harney Crenshaw (1924 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Hills Memorial Park
Bellevue
King County
Washington, USA
Plot: Olympic View Columbarium
 
Created by: Mary D
Record added: Mar 24, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107252660
James Rumsey Crenshaw
Added by: Mary D
 
James Rumsey Crenshaw
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