Obituaries

Velma Runk
B: 1932-05-11
D: 2018-01-21
View Details
Runk, Velma
Hartford Rosbach
B: 1946-10-27
D: 2018-01-15
View Details
Rosbach, Hartford
Norman Koontz
B: 1939-08-05
D: 2018-01-13
View Details
Koontz, Norman
Tabitha Smyth
B: 1966-03-21
D: 2018-01-13
View Details
Smyth, Tabitha
Richard Rotz
B: 1931-04-16
D: 2018-01-07
View Details
Rotz, Richard
Lisa Dowdy
B: 1962-02-23
D: 2018-01-05
View Details
Dowdy, Lisa
Dr. Thomas Papoutsis
B: 1933-05-29
D: 2018-01-04
View Details
Papoutsis, Dr. Thomas
Walter Love
B: 1922-09-15
D: 2018-01-03
View Details
Love, Walter
Enos Zimmerman
B: 1940-01-28
D: 2018-01-01
View Details
Zimmerman, Enos
Louise Hutchinson
B: 1932-06-06
D: 2018-01-01
View Details
Hutchinson, Louise
Paul Reed
B: 1942-09-28
D: 2018-01-01
View Details
Reed, Paul
Jack Furry
B: 1933-11-24
D: 2018-01-01
View Details
Furry, Jack
Ellis Durf
B: 1936-07-15
D: 2017-12-31
View Details
Durf, Ellis
James Reed
B: 1924-06-24
D: 2017-12-30
View Details
Reed, James
Elmer Martin
B: 2017-11-09
D: 2017-12-29
View Details
Martin, Elmer
Charles Perry
B: 1935-02-09
D: 2017-12-28
View Details
Perry, Charles
Steve Gardner
B: 1954-04-07
D: 2017-12-27
View Details
Gardner, Steve
Romaine Ressler
B: 1931-01-26
D: 2017-12-25
View Details
Ressler, Romaine
Chris Bock
B: 1958-12-04
D: 2017-12-25
View Details
Bock, Chris
Jacob Corwell
B: 1935-05-02
D: 2017-12-24
View Details
Corwell, Jacob
James Johnson
B: 1937-01-30
D: 2017-12-23
View Details
Johnson, James

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
112 West King Street
P.O. Box 336
Shippensburg, PA 17257
Phone: 717-532-2211
Fax: 717-532-8471

This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Robert Crawley. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Robert Lee Crawley Jr.

Robert  Lee Crawley Jr.
Robert Lee Crawley, Jr., 84, of Orrstown, went home to be with the Lord, on the morning of Saturday, December 23, 2017, at his home.

He was born on February 21, 1933, in Eagles Mere, PA, Sullivan County, the son of Robert Lee Crawley, Sr. and Letha R. Tomlin. Robert was a 1950 graduate of Canton High School and shortly thereafter joined the U.S. Marine Corps, enlisting on January 25, 1951 and honorably discharged on January 24, 1954, serving in the Korean War. He then enrolled in Shippensburg University, graduating in 1958, earning a Bachelor’s degree in Education.

Working as a History and English teacher, Robert taught in Delaware, New York, California, and Texas. He also worked as a civilian for the Army at Letterkenny Army Depot in Logistics Support Activity, for five years, in Germany for ten years, and in Virginia for one year, retiring in 1993. Robert was also a minister for the Four Square Pentecostal Church in Haskell, TX and Greencastle, PA.

He enjoyed American and military history, reading, traveling, animals, and spending time with his family.

Robert is survived by his wife of forty-three years, Shirley Pugh Crawley, whom he married on December 11, 1974; twin children, Kelly Jo (Gary) Kitzmiller of Orrstown and Kevin James (Svetlana) Crawley of Ft. Worth, TX; three daughters, Julia (Gary) Izer of Orrstown, Sheryl (Allan) Perkins of Shippensburg, and Holly (Jessie) James of Orrstown; fourteen grandchildren; and twenty-five great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his first wife, Tommy R. Bailey Crawley.

His funeral services, entrusted to the Foglesanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium, Inc., will be private. There will be no public viewing or visitation. Interment will occur in the Pleasant Hall Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter at 5051 Letterkenny Road West Chambersburg, PA 17201.
Order Flowers

Affiliations


US Marine Corps

Shippensburg University
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos