Dwaine William Crawford
Dwaine William Crawford, 78, Washington, died Monday, June 10, 2013, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City following a sudden illness.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Jones and Eden Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Stiles officiating. Visitation will being noon on Wednesday at the Jones and Eden Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Private family burial will take place at the Elm Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a general memorial has been established. Online condolences may be sent for the family through the web at www.jonesfh.com.
He was born Oct. 26, 1934, in Washington. He graduated from Washington High School in 1952. He married Janet Crone on Dec. 30, 1954.
He worked at Rath Packing in Columbus Junction. He had previously worked construction, and was also employed by McCleery Cumming Company.
He enjoyed woodworking and remodeling homes. He liked being outdoors and doing yard work. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of Washington; children, Debbie (Joe) Ponder of St. Louis, Mo., Nancy Crawford of Washington, Gary (Kathy) Crawford of Mt. Pleasant, Mark (Beth) Crawford of Sheboygan Falls, Wis., Lisa (Roger) Crawford of Washington; 13 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother, Ron (Judy) Crawford of Iowa City; sister, Carolyn Hickman of Naples, Florida; brother-in-law Todd Crone and wife Cheryl of Washington.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Ronald Crawford; and one granddaughter.