Marie Lawton Crawford, 54, of 133 West 8th Street Bloomsburg PA was welcomed
into Glory and into the arms of her loving Savior on Monday, December 1,
2014 at Geisinger Medical Center Danville PA. She was born July 21, 1960 in
Bloomsburg PA the daughter of the late James and Helen Gensemer Lawton.
graduated from Bloomsburg High School in 1978. In her earlier years she was
employed as a teller for First Columbia Bank and Trust and for Harding and
Hill Law Offices. Later, she was the bookkeeper for Lawton Plumbing and
Heating for over 20 years.
was a member of Christ Wesleyan Church in West Milton. She was actively
involved in Columbia/Montour Special Olympics.
greatest enjoyment in life was making memories and spending time with her
children and her grandchildren whom she adored.
survived by one son, Mitchell S. Crawford and his wife Sara of Bloomsburg PA
and two daughters; Amanda Crawford and Rachel Crawford, both of Bloomsburg
PA and two granddaughters; Constance and Amelia Crawford. She is also
survived by two brothers; James Lawton and his wife Kathy of Rochester NY
and Dave Lawton and his wife Jan of Mechanicsburg PA. Also surviving are
several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one infant son,
Ryan and one infant daughter, Lydia.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Jan's life to
be held Saturday, December 13, 2014 at
3:00 PM at Journeymate Ministries 1700 Main Street in Lightstreet,
Bloomsburg PA with her longtime friend Pastor Tom Carney officiating. The
family will provide flowers. Because of Jan's deep love for children,
memorial contributions may be made to Special Olympics PA,Columbia/Montour
Counties PO Box 654 Bloomsburg PA 17815.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com.