Alvah A. Crewell - March 25, 2014

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SELKIRK – Alvah A. Crewell, 66, passed away suddenly Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at home after a brief illness.  Al was born in New Scotland and raised in Coxsackie.  He was the son of the late Elvin and Mabel Crewell.  Al retired in 2010 after 23 years of service with Albany Steel in Menands.  He was an active member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Albany.

     Survivors include his loving wife of 17 years, Carolyn “Carly” Boomer Crewell;  children, Brenda, Elvin and Christopher Crewell;  sisters, Mabel (Gordon) Mosher and Flossie (Rick) Mabee;  brothers, William (Lisa) Crewell and Robert (Nancy) Crewell;  6 grandchildren;  and many nieces and nephews.  Al was predeceased by his sister Esther Taber.

     Funeral services will be held 10 AM Saturday, March 29th at St. Peter’s Church, Albany.  Interment will follow in Chestnut Lawn Cemetery, New Baltimore.  Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena on Friday from 4 to 7 PM.

     Contributions in memory of Alvah may be made to St. Peter’s Church, 107 State St., Albany, NY 12207.