Robert J. Crawford Jr.

Robert J. Crawford, Jr., 65, of Berwick passed away early Tuesday morning, March 20, 2018 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, where he was a patient for the past few days.

Born on April 19, 1952, he was the son of Robert J. Crawford Sr. He was raised in the Berwick area by his aunt, the late Betty Camp. He graduated from Columbia Montour Vo-Tech School in 1972. He enlisted in the US Navy where he served from 1972 to 1975. After an honorable discharge, he was employed as a carpenter. Most recently, he worked as a janitor for the Berwick School District.

He was a talented artist who enjoyed sketching.

Bob was the last surviving member of his family. He will be greatly missed by his caregivers and friends, Mary McLaughlin and Trudy Gearhart.

At Bob’s request, there will be no viewing or funeral services.

Heller Funeral Home, LLC, Nescopeck is entrusted with arrangements. Online messages of comfort may be sent to