John Roger Crawford

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of John Roger Crawford on Friday April 1, 2022, at the age of 61.

He will be sadly missed by his spouse of 28 years, Jennie Cook, his children, Derek Crawford, Tyler Crawford, Dylan Crawford, and Zack Crawford, stepson Lee (Melissa) Murphy, stepdaughters Jennifer (Mike) Rawlinson, and Glenda (Ryan) Cranford, and by his grandchildren Gavyn, Sheldon, Bexley, Arica, Aidan, Keira, and Skyler.
John is survived by Marg Crawford (stepmom) and by his siblings Murray (Esther) Crawford, Marilyn (Roy) Blackmore, and stepsiblings Cheryl MacLellan, Al (Alesha) MacLellan, and Shawn MacLellan. He will be missed by nieces, nephews, and friends.
Predeceased by his father Jack Crawford, mother Kathy Plunkett, and stepbrother Glen MacLellan.
John enjoyed watching the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Toronto Raptors as well as old westerns on TV. He also loved drinking big cups of coffee.                          
If desired memorial donations to Canadian Lung Association or Heart and Stroke Foundation are appreciated and may be made directly, or by cheque through Wareing Cremation Services, 225 Norwich Ave., Woodstock, Ontario, N4S 3V8, entrusted with arrangements.
Cremation has taken place and a private Service will be held (family only).           
Our family extends a heartfelt thank you to the Woodstock Police Department and Woodstock EMS for their kind words of compassion, care, and guidance through this emotional time. Your messages of condolences may be shared at  

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  • Cheryl, Marg & family sending my sincere sympathy to you in the loss of John.

    Charmaine Farrell
  • So sorry to hear of your loss. Worked with John many years at Thomas Bus.
    My deepest condolences

    Rick Atkinson
  • Our sincere condolences.

    Lynn Howick and Sandra Smith
  • We cannot express the amount of sadness we are feeling at this time.Roger was a wonderful, kind, and all round nice guy, always willing to lend a hand. We have known him a very long time, and Rick worked with Roger.He will be forever in our thoughts and in our hearts. Farewell dear friend.

    Dahlene, Rick Brotzel and family

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