CRESPI, Charles J. "Charlie" 82, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at his home in Natick, surrounded by family. He was born on January 3, 1931, in Roxbury, MA to the late Charles B., originally from Northern Italy, and Anna M. (Boretti) Crespi from Boston, MA. Charlie is survived by his spouse of almost 60 years, Theresa A. (Kelly) Crespi, of Natick. He was the brother of Mary Lucchese of Holbrook, Virginia Dostie of Randolph and the late Peter Crespi of Randolph. He was the loving father to his son Frank and his wife Sandi of Natick, his daughter Karen Clougher of Natick, his son Chuck and his wife June of Canton, MA, his daughter Lyn Crespi and her husband Tim Harrison of Tennessee, his daughter Gayle Soma and her husband Andrew of Natick, and his son Neal and his wife Meredith of Hingham, MA. "Grumpy" also leaves behind numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Late Veteran U.S. Navy, Korea. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at John Everett & Sons Funeral Home, 4 Park Street, Natick, MA at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, June 8, 2013. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made to the VNA Care Network & Hospice
Development Office, 5 Federal St., Danvers, MA 01923, or the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute,
P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168. For directions or to send online condolences please visit

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Published in The Boston Globe on May 3, 2013