Willard James Crawn


July 3, 2021

Willard James Crawn, Jr., 91, of Sidney, NY., passed away on Saturday, July 3, 2021.

He was born on April 9, 1930 the son of Willard Sr. and Ida Crawn. On July 3, 1949 he married Doris G. Hicks in Flanders, NJ. He attended schools in Hackettstown, NJ.

Willard was employed by the Thermal American Corp in NJ. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed working with his hands-painting and building.

He is survived by his beloved family, his wife Doris; two daughters, Bonnie (Lawrence) E. Natarelli and Donna Verbeke; a son, Willard J. III (Connie) Crawn; cherished grandchildren, Billie Jo., Jessica Perusse, Willard Crawn, Autumn O’Boyle, Joseph Crawn, Lindsay Natarelli, Nathanael Verbeke, Carol King and Amanda Arruda; eighteen great grandkids; a sister Kay Thomas; a brother-in-law Donald Hicks and a sister-in-law Joan Davenhauer.

Funeral services will be private. Interment will be in New Jersey

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Bottini Funeral Home, 120 W. Embargo St.

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