Nancy May May Crawford


Nancy May Crawford, 89, of New Wilmington, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019, surrounded by family and holding the hand of her brother William H. Crawford. Nancy had suffered from Alzheimer's for the past several years.
Nancy graduated from Mercer High School in 1946. She then attended Westminster College and obtained her bachelor's degree from Penn State University.
Nancy worked for Republic Steel Corp. in Cleveland as the executive assistant to the company's chief executive officer. Following her career at Republic Steel, Nancy continued working as executive assistant to several retired steel executives, specifically Thomas Patton, until she moved to Shenango on the Green in New Wilmington for approximately 12 years.
Nancy is survived by her brother, William H. Crawford. While Nancy never married, she was a second mother to her nieces and nephews, Carol Conrad, Tom Crawshaw, Terry Bierman, Todd Crawford, Robert Crawford, Kurt Crawford and Jenn Banker.
Preceding her in death were her sisters, Mary Bierman and Helen MacTaggart; parents, William Henderson Crawford Sr. and Helen A. Young; and two nephews, Bradley Crawshaw and Ronnie Bierman.

Nancy May, 89, of New Wilmington.
Calling hours: None.
Service: Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday (3-16-19) at CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME INC., 144 S. Pitt St., Mercer, with Dr. William P. Crooks officiating.
Burial: None
Published on March 14, 2019
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