|Death: ||Jul. 11, 2009|
Lloyd Dale Crawford, 86, formerly of Kansas City MO, passed away July 11 2009 in Grove OK. Lloyd will be missed dearly by his children Larry, Rodney, Diana and Penny; 15 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; two brothers, Vern and William, and three sisters, Vera, Ethel and Helen.
Lloyd was preceded in death by his loving wife, Ethel; infant son, Steven; daughter-in-law Susan; grandson Randy; three brothers, Paul, Wayne, Ted, and two sisters, Clara and Edna.
Lloyd was born in 1922 in Hillsdale MI to Cora and Dale Crawford. During World War II Lloyd was a member of the Red Ball Express, where he served in both the maintenance area and as a driver, moving material and men into and out of areas of conflict. During this time he was awarded five bronze stars. Lloyd later worked 36 years as a tool and die maker and model shop machinist at Bendix.
Lloyd will be dearly missed, but his memory will be a part of us forever. A celebration of Lloyd's life will be held at Newcomers Floral Hills Funeral Home at 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd., Kansas City. Visitation from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, July 16; funeral/burial at noon, Friday, July 17. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Attn.: Maria Snader, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607, www.shrinershq.org, or the charity of your choice. (Arr.: Floral Hills Funeral Home, 816-353-1218.)
Ethel Crawford (1918 - 2007)*
Steven Crawford (1958 - 1958)*
Floral Hills Cemetery
Created by: Deb
Record added: Sep 19, 2009
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