Gerald Crennan(1917 - 2012)

Crennan, Gerald

Gerald Crennan, aged 95 years, died peacefully on December 28, at his home in Rye, New York, where he had been a resident for sixty years. Gerald was a decorated WW II veteran serving in the Army Air Corp and awarded the Purple Heart. He was a retired Vice President Media Director at the William Esty Advertising Agency. He was married for 58 years to Anne Tanzillo Crennan, previously deceased. He is survived by his two sons, Jeffrey and Douglas, daughters- in-law, Elizabeth and Melissa, and grandchildren Caroline, Allison, James, Nathan, and Katherine. The family will receive friends at the Graham Funeral Home on Sunday December 30, 2012 from 2 PM to 5 PM. A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday January 2, 2013 at The Church of the Resurrection at 10 AM. In lieu of flowers our family encourages donations to the Wounded Warrior Project.

Graham Funeral Home

1036 Boston Post Road

Rye, NY 10580



Published in the The Journal News on Dec. 30, 2012