John William “Bill” Crowther
December 03, 1939 ‒ February 24, 2020
John William “Bill” Crowther, age 80 of Marion, passed away Monday, February 24, 2020 at the Marion General Hospital.
Bill was born on December 3, 1939 in Sunderland, England, the son of John George and Margaret (Hugall) Crowther. While living in England, Bill served in the Royal Air Force. In in the mid 80’s, Bill came to the United States on business and decided to make the USA his permanent home. He retired from Morral Chemical Company. In 1995, he was united in marriage to Nancy Lee Kelly.
Bill adored both his family in England and in the United States. He will be remembered for his humor and hosting happy hours at his very own Pub in his home. He had a green thumb when it came to his vegetable and flower gardens. He also had an eye for decorating and was a whiz in the kitchen, especially when it came to Indian style food. Soccer was a favorite pastime of Bill’s; not only did he love to watch, he also coached the Mid-Ohio Soccer team.
He is survived by his devoted and caring wife, Nancy Lee Crowther and also his children, grandchildren and siblings both in England and the United States.
Visitation will be Thursday, February 27, 2020 at Snyder Funeral Homes, DENZER Chapel, 360 East Center St., Marion from 4PM to 5PM; Celebration of Bill’s life will immediately follow at 5PM.
The Snyder Funeral Homes are honored to be serving Bill’s family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com