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John R. Crawford

May 13, 2021

Obituary

John R. Crawford, 52 of Auburn, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home, early Thursday morning, May 13,2021.

He was a life resident of Auburn, the son of the late Charles and Donna( Kenny) Crawford. ‘John- John’ as he was affectionately known by his family was a very proud graduate of Cayuga Community College. John lived life to its fullest, enjoying the simpler things in life. He especially loved to dance and his smile would light up the room, anywhere he was . John also had a very mischievous side as well. You  had to watch him closely,  because mysteriously things would  show up missing . John surpassed many odds, living into his fifties, when he was only given months to live . He will be sadly missed by all who were fortunate enough to know this special man.

He is survived by his loving siblings, Mary ( Terry) Clifford, Linda ( Joel) Smith, Donna Besner, Charles ( Tesha) Crawford, Richard Crawford, Rosey ( Vince) Besner, Joey Crawford as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

A calling hour will be held this Tuesday from 10-11 am, with a service to immediately follow at 11, all in the Pettigrass Funeral Home, 196 Genesee St.,Auburn.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to , the  E.

John Gavras Center, 182 North St.,Auburn,NY 13021

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
May 18, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Pettigrass Funeral Home
196 Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021

Funeral Service
Tuesday
May 18, 2021

11:00 AM
Pettigrass Funeral Home
196 Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021

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