George T. Crowley Jr., 83, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away Monday, May 19, 2014. Memorial service: will be held at a later date followed by inurnment in the historic Bear Creek Cemetery. Memorials: In lieu of floral remembrances, the family suggests a memorial to
. George was born Jan. 2, 1931, in Fort Worth, son of the late George Sr. and Pearl Crowley. A graduate of North Side High School he attended Texas A&M until he served in the United States Army Medical Corps in Korea. Afterwards he obtained his degree from Texas Christian University. After a 30-year career in medical research, George retired from the UTSW Medical Center in Dallas to become a rancher. He was a life member of the VFW
as well as an active member of Azle Post 2137. George was an enthusiastic sportsman, with many interests including nature, music, genealogy and Texas history. He supported the Humane Society of North Texas, the Fort Worth Botanical Society, and the Boy Scouts of America. George was predeceased by his parents and brother, Allen L. Crowley Sr. Survivors: Wife, Pat Crowley of Wise County; daughters, Cathy Crowley of Dallas and Carol Crowley of Weatherford; granddaughter, Mindy; and great-grandchildren, Molly, Addison and Evan. George will also be fondly remembered by many additional relatives and friends.