CRAWFORD, Gordon William F. – Retired Captain, Toronto Fire Department. Peacefully passed away, on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at Peterborough Regional Health Centre. Gord of Peterborough, formerly of Thornhill, at 77 years of age. Beloved husband of Christine (nee Gourlay) for 52 years. Loving father of Wendy Crawford (husband Darren Hacker) and Gordie. Beloved Papa of Darren and Kristen. Much loved brother of Janice Kowall (Bob) and uncle of Robbie Kowall & his daughter Nikki, and Maryellen Trembley & her family. Brother-in-law of Betty Crawford and the late Margaret Janko (surviving husband Jerry). Cousin of Jim Sutherland and family. Gordon will be remembered by Jimmy Fletcher, and many other relatives, friends and neighbours.
Gord loved spending time with his grandkids, and he was involved in all their sports, in and out of school and many other aspect of their lives. Gord, Christine and the whole family enjoyed travelling together.
Cremation entrusted to Community Alternative Funeral Home. A family celebration of life will be arranged. Condolences may be made at www.communityalternative.ca.
Special thanks to the nursing staff at PRHC and Dr. Beamish in particular for their kindness and care.
“We’ll always have an extra plate set for you Dad.”