Crabtree, Donald Gene
74, of Phoenix, AZ passed away on April 28, 2014. Don was born in Shoals, West Virginia to Otis and Anna Crabtree on May 20, 1939. Don joined the Air Force in 1956 serving his country for 6 years. Don was employed at Firestone as a manager for 16 years. In 1982 he moved his family to Arizona . Where he owned his own landscaping business. Don was an avid outdoorsman. His family was his greatest joy. Don is survived by his children; Olivia Willoughby, Donald Crabtree, Mary Reynolds, Carla Sandoval, Virginia Johnson and Stephen Merritt; 17 beautiful grandchildren, 3 brothers and 3 sisters and many wonderful friends and family. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife Olivia and his son Richard. He will be forever in our hearts. Memorial Service Monday ,May 5, 2014, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Best Funeral Services Chapel, 9380 W. Peoria Ave., Peoria, AZ. Interment service Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at Glendale Memorial Park, 7844 N. 61 Ave., Glendale, AZ at 11:00 am.