Elizabeth Betty Crawford

  • Died: September 19, 2019
  • Location: Rockland, Massachusetts

Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home

135 Union Street
Rockland, MA 02370

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Tel. (781) 878-1775

Tribute & Message From The Family


Elizabeth "Betty" Crawford (Mahoney), 80, of Rockland of, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on September 19, 2019. Born in Brighton, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth and Cornelius Mahoney. She was the devoted wife of David R. Crawford Jr for 61 years and a loving mother, nannie, sister, and friend.

Betty enjoyed camping with her family and taking cruises and casino trips with her husband, sisters, and friends. She took pleasure in the outdoors, spending many hours working in her yard and feeding the wildlife, but her greatest joy was her family.

In addition to David, Betty is survived by 5 children; Mark Crawford and his wife, Patti, of Rockland, Scott Crawford and his wife, Joanne, of Rockland, Gary Crawford and his wife, Amy, of Kingston, Kevin Crawford and his wife, Terri, of Myrtle Beach, SC and Heather Crawford of Vancouver, WA. She also leaves behind 12 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, and many nieces and nephews.

Per Betty's wishes a private visitation will be held for family and relatives. Her ashes will be spread in Plymouth Harbor at a later date so she can spend eternity among the whales in the sea.

Betty was steadfast in supporting her husband in his fight with Alzheimer's and vascular dementia. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of Massachusetts, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452