Lewis Arthur Crawford

July 30, 1958 - October 2, 2021

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Lewis Arthur Crawford, 63 of Urbana, passed away, Saturday, October 2, 2021 in the Springfield Regional Medical Center, Springfield, Ohio.

He was born July 30, 1958 in Springfield, Ohio the son of Chesley L. and Eunice Irene (Heskett) Crawford.

Lewis was a member of the Urbana Freewill Baptist Church. He was a machinist by trade. He enjoyed riding his Harley Davidson and anything FORD. He loved spending time with his family and friends; but most of all attending the sporting events of his sons and grandsons.

He is survived by his wife, Rhonda Joy (Holbrook) Crawford; sons, Adam (Leslie) Crawford, Ryan Crawford and Austin Crawford; his grandsons, Michael Frost, Owen L. and his mother, Teresa Crawford; special granddaughter Leliana M. Wolford; his siblings, Carl (Linda) Crawford, Monte (Bethla) Crawford, Joan Harris and Carol (Greg) Springer; 29 nieces & nephews; and his special furry children, Sadie Joy and Abby Gayle.

Preceded in death by his parents; father and mother-in-law, Sylvan and Janet Holbrook; brother-in-law, Bob Holbrook, sister-in-law, Betsy Jo Collins, and nephew, William Harris Jr.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, October 7, 2021 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, 235 Miami St., Urbana, Ohio 43078. Funeral service will follow at 7:00 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Kenny Cordell officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

Condolence may be expressed to the funeral at www.vernonfhh.com.


Owen - Oct 10, 2021
He was the best papaw ever😭
Ralph, Virgie & Jennifer Boggs - Oct 7, 2021
Sorry to hear about Lewis, he will be missed. All our love and prayers to you and your family.
Kathy Scott - Oct 5, 2021
Rhonda and family, I send my condolences and prayers. May your sorrow soon be replaced by fond memories.
Teresa & Brian Steffee - Oct 5, 2021
Rhonda, our hearts are breaking for you during this time. So many precious memories of times spent with you and Lou! Praying for you and love you!
Brenda Thornberry - Oct 5, 2021
Know that all of you are loved and in our prayers!
Weidmann Electrical Technology - Family and Team - Oct 5, 2021
We want to send our deepest sympathies to the Crawford family. Our thoughts are with your family during this difficult time. From the Weidmann Family/Team
Jeffrey Burkett - Oct 4, 2021
Gonna miss you buddy!! You helped me anytime I needed it. He always worked his butt off!! I'm gonna miss not seeing him over at his house always working on something. Great friend Great Neighbor!!! Gonna be SADLY MISSED BUDDY!! He really affected my life!! What a great man he was!! LOVE YOU LOU!!! RIP BUDDY!!!!
Ann and Jim Hawke - Oct 4, 2021
Rhonda - we are so very sorry ! You all will be in our prayers🙏. So many great times with Lou and you and the kids ❤️❤️. Love you
Harriet Strawn - Oct 4, 2021
Ryan and family. The residents at Edgewood Hill Apartments along with Bob and I send our deepest sympathy to all of you.

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