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Irving O. "Pete" Crawford

May 25, 1922 - April 4, 2018

Irving  O.

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Belvidere, IL

Irving O. “Pete” Crawford, 95, of Belvidere, IL passed away early Wednesday morning, April 4, 2018 in his home. Pete was born May 25, 1922 in Dekalb County, the son of AB and Katie (Bassett) Crawford. He married the love of his life Dona A. Crawford on February 17,1944 in Belvidere. Pete attended St. John’s United Church of Christ in Belvidere. He was passionate about antique tractors, farming, listen to country music and in his earlier years flying. Pete was a member of the Two Cylinder Club in Missouri.

Pete was loved and will be missed by his children, Carol (John) Waggoner of Abliene, TX, Timothy (LaGena) Crawford of Janesville, WI, Nancy Stedman of Belvidere, Peter (Debra) Crawford of South Beloit, IL; eight grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. Pete is preceded in death by his wife, parents; grandsons, Travis Crawford, Robert Crawford; siblings, Donnally “Joe” Crawford, Darrell “Steve” Crawford, Alexander “Pug” Crawford and Angeline “Sis” Bates.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 10,2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Muriel Morley Jahn officiating. A visitation will be held from 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. prior to service. In lieu of flowers memorials can be given to OSF Hospice. To light a candle or share a condolence visit www.AndersonFCS.com

Service Schedule

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
10:00 am - 10:45 am

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A visitation will be held from 10:00 – 10:45 a.m. prior to service.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018
11:00 am

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services

218 West Hurlbut Ave
Belvidere, IL 61008

815-544-2616

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 10,2018 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL 61008 with Rev. Muriel Morley Jahn officiating.

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A very passionate man when it came to farming, family and friends. We are so sorry for your loss.

Ken & Sherry Hicks 2018-04-06T17:43:58

Pete so sorry for your loss You and Deb are in our thoughts and prayerd

Ed &Marion Elvin 2018-04-06T16:30:11

We are so sorry for your loss Pete. Prayers to you and Deb and your family🙏🏻❤️

Dick and Jackie Krause 2018-04-06T06:11:06

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. R.I.P.

John &Sue Stenerson 2018-04-05T23:34:47

Pete was such a nice man. He would walk my neighborhood every single day and if he saw you he would stop and chat or just give you a big wave. He even came by when Virg was dieing to give him some words of comfort. Hugs and prayers to his family. Nancy Pete and Deb your in my prayers.

Shelly Williams 2018-04-05T16:41:15

Uncle Pete will surely be missed. He always had a wonderful smile and infectious laugh.

Cheryl Van Abbema 2018-04-04T23:28:06

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