Crowley, Eugene R. Gene

Eugene R. Gene Crowley, age 76, died Monday, July 22, 2019 at the Wilmington Hospital with his family by his side.

Gene graduated from St. James High School in Chester, PA and worked for 24 years at Sun Shipbuilding in Chester and ended his career with the U.S. Postal Service. He was a big history buff, and enjoyed watching all Philadelphia sports. Gene enjoyed traveling with his beloved wife, Dorothy, especially cruising. However, his greatest joy in life was spending time with his family.

Gene was predeceased by his parents Carl and Mary Crowley; siblings Helen McGowan, David Crowley, and Joseph Crowley. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Dorothy; children James Eugene Crowley (Margaret), Joan Marie Cox (Charles), Lynn Marie Williams (Kenneth); grandchildren Michelle, Brenda, Patrick, and Michael Crowley, Alison and Lauren Cox, and Kaitlyn and Julia Williams; siblings Dorothy Crowley, Robert Crowley (Diane), and Barbara Maiorano.

Services will be held at a later date.