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David Michael Crowell

1954 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
David Michael Crowell Obituary
David Michael Crowell

David Michael Crowell of Claymont, DE departed us on August 23, 2016. David was born in 1954 in Lansdowne, PA, the son of the late Lynn and Florence Moore Crowell.

He attended Interboro High School and went on to become a Master Plumber, which was his vocation for over 40 years. David was employed with Artesian Water Company and enjoyed spending time with his long time companion, Sonja and their dachshunds, traveling to the Pocono Mountains and Ocracoke Island, NC. He shared his skills as a plumber, assisting in the development of homes for Habitat for Humanity and giving his time to other charitable causes. David always made time for colleagues, neighbors and those in need. He will be remembered for his expansive knowledge of the plumbing trade, unrelenting faith in God, kindness and good heart.

David is predeceased by his sister, Diane Groff; and is survived by his long time love and companion, Sonja Blackhawk; siblings, Deborah Crowell, Darlene Kerrigan, Donna Reedy (Rick), Denise Peters (Bob) and Brother Daniel Crowell (Julie); numerous nieces and nephews; and countless friends.

Calling hour will be 10:00 am to 11:00 am, Friday, August 26, 2016 at St. Francis de Sales, 35 New Road, Aston, PA 19014 followed by Holy Roman Catholic Mass.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Delaware Humane Society ( are requested.


Published in The News Journal from Aug. 24 to Aug. 26, 2016
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