Michael Sammy Crocker, 60, St. Clair, passed away Saturday, April 20, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Crocker, the son of Sam Crocker and Lavelle, nee Reeves, was born June 25, 1952, in St. Louis.
He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War
Mr. Crocker was a firefighter
for 36 years and a captain at the Affton Fire Protection District until his retirement in 2011.
He was a wonderful husband of 36 years, loving father and good friend to many.
Mr. Crocker was preceded in death by his parents, Sam Crocker and Lavelle Fish; and one brother, Michael Fish.
He is survived by his wife, Flo Crocker, St. Clair; one son, Chris Crocker, St. Clair; two brothers, Tim Fish and wife Gena, O'Fallon, and Tony Fish, St. Louis; two sisters, Linda Wheelis, St. Louis, and Pat Janssen and husband Larry, Cedar Hill; special friends, Bobby and Joanne Evans, St. Clair, and Andy and Tiffany Stecko, Washington; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; other relatives and many friends.
Private services were held. Visit www.midlawn.com
for an online register book.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to The BackStoppers, P.O. Box 795168, St. Louis, MO 63179-0700 or www.backstoppers.org
Arrangements were made by Midlawn Funeral Home, Union.