CRAWFORD, Keith E., age 77, of Sardis, OH, formerly of Clarington, OH, died Friday, April 5, 2013 at Reynolds Memorial Hospital in Glen Dale, WV.

He was born April 5, 1936 in Duffy, OH, the son of the late Clemet and Lelia Bennett Crawford.

Keith was a retired laborer with Conalco, a US Navy Veteran, and he loved to fish and watch sports on TV, especially his beloved Ohio State Buckeyes.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Crawford, and a sister, Hilda Turjan.

Survivors include his daughter, Tisha (Jamie) Potts of Sardis; two sons, Keith (Gale) Crawford of Caballo, NM and Michael Crawford of VA; four grand children, Preston, Jeremy, and Jessica Crawford, and Nadia Potts; five great grandchildren; his brothers and sisters, Kenneth (Rena) Crawford of Clarington, Ilene (Marvin) Holder of Elgin, IL, Bruce (Sally) Crawford of IL, Delmas (Anita) Crawford of Clarington, and Trina (Rod) Ross of Ohio; several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Monday, April 8, 2013 at 4 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 37234 Mound St., Sardis, OH.

Memorial contributions may be made to Dally Memorial Library, 37325 Mound St., Sardis, OH 43946.

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