SELKIRK – Alvah A. Crewell, 66, passed away suddenly Tuesday, March
25, 2014 at home after a brief illness. Al was born in New Scotland
and raised in Coxsackie. He was the son of the late Elvin and Mabel
Crewell. Al retired in 2010 after 23 years of service with Albany
Steel in Menands. He was an active member of St. Peter’s Episcopal
Church in Albany.
Survivors include his loving wife of 17 years, Carolyn “Carly”
Boomer Crewell; children, Brenda, Elvin and Christopher Crewell;
sisters, Mabel (Gordon) Mosher and Flossie (Rick) Mabee; brothers,
William (Lisa) Crewell and Robert (Nancy) Crewell; 6
grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Al was predeceased by
his sister Esther Taber.
Funeral services will be held 10 AM Saturday, March 29th at St.
Peter’s Church, Albany. Interment will follow in Chestnut Lawn
Cemetery, New Baltimore. Friends may call at the Babcock Funeral
Home, Ravena on Friday from 4 to 7 PM.
Contributions in memory of Alvah may be made to St. Peter’s
Church, 107 State St., Albany, NY 12207.