Crawshaw, Florence (Dunham) (March 6, 1905 - November 7, 1994)

Florence Denham Crawshaw

Douglas Budget - November 9, 1994

Private services will be held later for Florence Crawshaw, 89, at Christ Church in Glenrock.

Services will be held after cremation has taken place.

Mrs. Crawshaw died of natural causes Monday, Nov. 7, 1994, at Michael Manor, where she had resided since moving to Douglas in October 1993.

Born March 6, 1905, to Stuart and Louise Dunham in Flatbush, Brooklyn, N.Y., she married Rawson Crawshaw in 1923. They lived most of their life in upstate New York until retiring in 1968 to Pompano Beach, Fla., where he died shortly after.

She moved to Denver in 1988 to live with her youngest son, Stuart, and then moved to Douglas with him last year.

She devoted her life as a loving mother and homemaker and was known to her many friends for her cheerfulness and ready wit.

She was active throughout her life in the Episcopal Church.

Mrs. Crawshaw is survived by her three children, Shirley McIntosh of Syracuse, N.Y., Rawson Crawshaw Jr. of Clarence Center, N.Y., and Stuart Crawshaw of Douglas; numerous grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Esterbrook Community Association for its emergency first aid program, in care of the Esterbrook Lodge.


*NOTE: Maiden name of Florence is spelled two ways in newspaper; Denham and Dunham.

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