Charles James Crowell, loving husband and father, 89 of Plainville passed away in the comfort of his home on Saturday, December 18, 2021.
Charles was born on March 21, 1932 in Berlin, CT son to the late Charles and Marian (Dressler) Crowell. He was the devoted husband to Dorothy (Powers) Crowell for 62 years and together they raised five children, building the foundation for a family full of love and support. Charles loved his family deeply and continuously upheld his role as a husband and father. He worked as a teacher at Maloney High School in Meriden for several years. In addition, his love for sports, especially the game of golf, led him into the role as the former Athletic Director and golf coach at Maloney. Following retirement from teaching, Charles continued to work in manufacturing to keep active. Hard working hands at rest, Charles will always be remembered for his dedication to his family and students as they carry on his legacy of love and retain the valuable lessons he taught through the years.
In addition to his wife, Dorothy, Charles is survived by his five children, Charles, Michael, Christopher, Richard, and Sandra; his 8 grandchildren; and 1 great-granddaughter. His family will miss him very much.
Services will be held privately among his family. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Charles may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. For more information or to leave online expressions of sympathy, please visit www.PLAINVILLEFUNERALHOME.com.
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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105