Daniel G. Crowell, 65, of 12 Superior St., Jamestown, passed away at 6:55 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in his home.
He was born Jan. 25, 1949, in Jamestown, N.Y., a son of the late Harold Crowell and Esther Pavlock Crowell.
Dan was a graduate of Cassadaga Valley Central School.
He retired in 1988 after serving 20 years in the U.S. Navy. He served in the U.S. Navy from Feb. 18, 1969, to June 30, 1988.
In previous years, he was a member of several veterans' organizations. He was proud of his service to his country and enjoyed his time spent traveling throughout the world during his enlistment.
He will be remembered as a loving and caring father and grandfather. He cherished the time spent with his family, especially his granddaughter, Madison.
Surviving are his mother, Esther Crowell of Falconer; a son, Christopher C. (Kim) Crowell, stationed with the U.S. Navy in Virginia Beach, Va.; a grand-daughter, Madison Grace Crowell of Virginia Beach' a brother. Jeffery (Jaime) Crowell of Sinclairville, N.Y.; and a sister, Linda (Richard) Waclawski of Dunkirk, N.Y.
Besides his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Judith "Judy" Hess Crowell, whom he married Sept. 20, 1969, and who died March 27, 2012; an infant son, Brian Andrew Crowell; a brother, Joseph Crowell; and a sister, Virginia (Ginny) Dingman.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Dennis W. Mende, pastor of Holy Apostles Parish, will offici-ate. Burial will be in the Holy Cross Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 2-5 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the WCA Hospital Dialysis Unit, P.O. Box 840, Jamestown, NY 14702- 0840.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Daniel at www.lindfuneralhome. com.