KINSMAN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Lawrence Stuart Crawford, Jr., age 72, died at Trumbull Hospital in Warren, Ohio, Sunday, January 1.

He was born on June 16, 1950, in Sharon, Pennsylvania, the son of Jean May Tueche and Lawrence Stuart Crawford, Sr.

Larry was a 1968 graduate of Hubbard High School and served in the United States Air Force.

On June 20, 1970, he married Marge Ramsey. 

He worked for Packard Electric for over 35 years, retiring in 2003.

Larry was a member of the Cortland Grand Lodge of F. & A.M. No. 529 and a 32-degree Scottish Rite.

He loved to golf and in the summer you would find him on the course at Bronzwood. He golfed most often with his family and friends but was also a part of a traveling league that played twice a week. Larry enjoyed taking rides and going out for a good meal.

He is preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Jennifer L. Crawford.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Marge Crawford; his son, Rodney L. (Donna) Crawford of Vienna, Ohio; grandson, Alex (Emily) Crawford of Champion, Ohio; three great-grandchildren, Bentley, Parker and Penelope; three sisters, Gail (Don) Tepicone of Northville, Michigan, Sandie Yannucci of Warren, Ohio and Jean Fulford of West Middlesex, Pennsylvania; his brother, Jeffrey (Tracy) Crawford of McDonald, Ohio; many nieces and nephews, especially Barb Radford who donated her kidney so Larry could live another 19 years.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 6, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. at Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, 8569 Main Street, Kinsman, Ohio.

Calling hours will be on Thursday, January 5 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home, with Masonic Services at 6:45 p.m.

Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park of Hermitage, Pennsylvania.

Memorial donations may be made to the National Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org or to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation at www.jdrf.org.

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A television tribute will air Wednesday, January 4 at the following approximate times: 6:47 a.m. on WYTV, 9:43 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.