William G. Crawford Jr.

William G. Crawford Jr., 78, of Muncy, died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

Born June 5, 1938, in Turbotville, he was a son of the late William Grant and the late Mary (Aunkst) Crawford. He married the former Jean Marie Fink, and together they would have celebrated 60 years of marriage on Dec. 28, 2016.

William was an active member of the Church of the Resurrection. He enjoyed farming, John Deere tractors, raising animals, but above all he loved spending time with family.

Surviving in addition to his wife are two daughters, Lori Ann (Chris) Girio, of Muncy and Barbara Lynn (Tom) Spring, of Quarryville; a son, Ronald W. Crawford, of Hughesville; four sisters, Ruth Catherman, of Milton, Inez Boyer, of Dalmatia, Barbara Robbins, of Watsontown, and Gloria McClintock, of Watsontown; a brother, Robert Crawford, of Turbotville; eight grandchildren, Derek Smith, Thomas Spring, Shawn Smith, Scott Smith, Megan Spring, Jennifer Mordan, Katie Mordan, and Rachel Spring; and 11 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter, Debra Y. Mordan; a granddaughter, Jessica M. Crawford; two brothers; and three sisters.

Funeral services will be held noon Thursday, Nov. 3 at McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, 557 E. Water St., Hughesville, with the Rev. Glenn McCreary officiating. Friends may call from 11 a.m. to noon Thursday, at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.