al croppedJames “Al” Crawford (July 24, 1926 – Nov. 12, 2013) passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of family, at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie, Ontario. Al is survived by his devoted wife of 63 yrs, Madelyn (Sullivan), his four daughters and sons-in-law: Cathleen (Derek), Noreen (Steve), Pat (Andy), and Sandra (Bill), and his twelve grandchildren and their spouses, Matthew (Sarah), Erin (Russ), Julie (Trevor), Michael, Emily (Sean), Claire, Bridget, Fiona, Cathleen, Leigh, Laura, and Grant. A wonderful husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend, who will be greatly missed. A celebration of life Memorial Service will be held at Collier St. United Church, 112 Collier St., Barrie, Ontario, Friday, Nov. 22, at 11:00 A.M. In lieu of flowers, please make a charitable donation to Hospice Simcoe or to a charity of your choice.  Condolences may be placed at

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