Charles Walter Crawford, Sr., 79, of Malvern, passed away, Wednesday, September 4th, 2013 at his home .
Charles was born in Malvern, OH on July 1, 1934, a son of the late Mildred (Wetzel) and Victor Crawford.
He served in the U.S. Navy as a 3rd class Ship Serviceman during the Korean War.
He retired in 1996 from PCC Airfoils after 31-1/2 years.
He was a 1952 graduate of Malvern High School, a Little League Coach for 35 years, and he coached Hot Stove for five years, winning a State Title in 2001.
Charles is survived by two sons Victor C. Crawford III, of Malvern, Charles W. (Viola) Crawford Jr., of Malvern; grandchildren Melody (Anthony) Cobb of Malvern, Sgt. Matthew (Jen) Crawford of Germany, Marcus Crawford of Louisville, Jessica White of Malvern; six great-grandchildren and a brother, Victor Crawford Jr., of Augusta. He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Sonja Crawford and two daughters Cheryl and Amanda Crawford.
Funeral services will be held in the Deckman-Bartley Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 with Rev. A Wallace Anderson officiating. Calling hours will be Tuesday 5 - 8 p.m. at Deckman-Bartley Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery.
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