Donald J. "Duck" Crayton

August 5, 2037 ~ November 15, 2019 (age 17)


Donald J. “Duck” Crayton age 82 of Lemont Furnace passed away on November 15, 2019 at home. He was born August 5, 1937 in Lemont Furnace. He is the son of the late James and Nellie (Barnett) Crayton.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife of 44 years Janice Marlene (Yauger) Crayton. His sisters Phyllis Bell, Gwendolyn “Ray” Morrison, and Joan Rhodes, and a niece Elizabeth Ann Lowery.

He is survived by his children Julie Ann Crayton (Smetts) of Lemont Furnace, Michelle Marie Crayton of Austintown, Ohio, one grandson Christopher Todd Smetts. Brothers and Sisters, Gary Crayton (Sis) of Chalk Hill, Barbara Gillen of Uniontown, Sara Lou Pawlak of Ellliotsville, Brother-in-law Mark Yauger (Kay) of Lemont Furnace, Sister-in-law Kimberly Yauger (Terry Furajter) of Mt. Braddock, and Nephew Kevin Lowry of Uniontown.

Donald was a U.S. Army Veteran and was retired with 31 years of service with Chrysler Corp. in Twinsville Ohio.

Friends will be received Friday November 22, 2019 at THE DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME HOPWOOD, PA from 10am-1pm the hour of the service with Pastor Travis Edgar Officiating. Interment will follow in Cove Run Cemetery. Amvets Post 103 Hopwood, Pa will conduct military services at the graveside service.

Arrangements are under the direction of THE DONALD R. CRAWFORD FUNERAL HOME HOPWOOD, PA.

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