PUEBLO, COLO. - Robert E. Crawford, 82, passed away Feb. 18, 2014 in Pueblo, Colo.
Bob was born May 28, 1931 in Roswell N.M. to Nina and Gene Crawford. On March 17, 1950 Bob married Barbara Gregg in Tia Maria, N.M. Bob worked for 40 years for H&E Lowdermilk doing road construction from New Mexico to Utah. Bob was a member of Operating Engineers Locals 9 & 3. Bob was also a lifetime member of the Elks of Idaho Springs, CO number 607.
Bob is survived by his wife of 63 years, Barbara Crawford of Pueblo, Colo. and daughters, Cheri (Charles) Bucciarelli of Pueblo, Colo. and Kelly (Mikell) Turek of Henderson, Nev. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Shawn (Nicole) Bucciarelli of Pueblo, Colo., Erin (Jared) Richards of Henderson, Nev., Ryan (Natassja) Turek of Salt Lake City, Patrick (Gillian) Turek of Katy, Texas, Kevin (Anna) Turek of Provo, and Robert Turek of Henderson, Nev. and seven great- grandchildren, Reese and Delanie Bucciarelli, Sophie, Brett, Reed and Emma Richards and Dax Turek.
The family would like to thank Sangre de Cristo Hospice House and most of all, Dr. Alonso Pacheco for his loving care.
A celebration of life was held at the Roselawn Cemetery in Pueblo, Colo. on Feb. 22, 2014.