James E Crowl

March 29, 1933 ~ July 13, 2019 (age 86)


James E. Crowl    1933-2019


Age 86, of Canton died Saturday following an extended illness. A life resident of Canton he attended Canton McKinley High School, was a veteran of the Korean War being honorably discharged from the U.S. Army, member of Fairhope Methodist Church and retired from Republic Steel Corporation Berger Division following 30 years of service.  He enjoyed all sports and was an avid fan of the Cleveland Browns, Indians, Cavs and Ohio State Buckeyes. Also enjoyed nothing more than spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is survived by his son: Rick (Beth) Crowl of Green; daughters: Debra (Mark) Collins of Wadsworth, Lori (Greg) Bash of Canton; grandchildren: David, Jessica, Rachel, Matthew, Adam, Justin, Emma, James, Hayley, Lily; great-grandchildren: Jax, Landyn, Bentley and Madeline. He was preceded in death by his wife. Rosemarie Ann Crowl and sister: Jane Gilbert. Funeral services will be Friday at 11:00 am in the Wackerly Funeral Home with District Elder Carlos D. Morris officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Friends may call Thursday evening from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the funeral home. For those unable to attend services you may register on line at our: “On Line Registry Page” at


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July 18, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Wackerly Funeral Home
1375 Market Ave North
Canton, OH 44714

Funeral Service
July 19, 2019

11:00 AM
Wackerly Funeral Home
1375 Market Ave North
Canton, OH 44714

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