|Birth: ||Jan. 21, 1927|
|Death: ||May 31, 2011|
Mrs. Marion Evelyn Quinney Crawford, 84, of Lake City, entered Eternal Life on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 in the North Florida Regional Medical Center. She was born on January 21, 1927 in Manchester, New Hampshire; she was the only child of Charles J. and Martha E. Quinney. She graduated from Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts and continued her studies at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. She was a retired Registered Dietician having worked for the State of Florida for twenty years and was the mother of seventeen natural children. Mrs. Crawford had been a resident of Lake City for the past fifteen years. She was a member of the Epiphany Catholic Church. Marion was preceded in death by her husband, Gerard A. Crawford; sons, Samuel, Andrew and Charles and daughters Judith and Sarah. She is survived by her sons, Gerard Crawford, New York; Christopher Crawford, South Carolina; Daniel Crawford and Benjamin Crawford both of Georgia; Nathaniel Crawford, California; John Crawford and Matthew Crawford both of Florida; David Crawford, Idaho and James Crawford of Oregon; her daughters, Martha Bernard and Hannah Alvarado both of Florida and Marion Sentiff of Georgia. In addition to seventeen children and their spouses Marion has twenty-five grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass on Friday, June 3, 2011 at 11:00 A.M. in the Epiphany Catholic Church which is located at 1905 Epiphany Ct. in Lake City. Interment will be held at a later date in the St. Mary's Cemetery in Lawrence, Massachusetts. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Trace Holden Mayorga Foundation. Trace is Mrs. Crawford's great-grandson who suffers from a very rare terminal brain disorder called Lissencephaly. Arrangements are under the direction of the Dees-Parrish Family Funeral Home, 458 South Marion Ave., Lake City, FL 32025.
Published in Lake City Reporter, June 2 2011
Immaculate Conception Cemetery
Created by: Susan
Record added: Jun 02, 2011
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