In Memory of



Obituary for Edwyn Crundwell

It is with great sadness that the family of Edwyn R. Crundwell announce his passing at the age of 90 years. Ed passed away Monday, April 15, 2024, in Chatham with the love of his family surrounding him.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 58 years Alvina, son Brian Crundwell (Shannon Nead), daughter Karen Foster, and his grandchildren Trevor (Ashley St. Pierre), Chantal Crundwell, Chase Foster, and Carter Foster. He is also survived by his brother David. Ed is predeceased by his parents Elsie and Robert and siblings Donald, Elsie, Dilys, Gwyn, Alvin, Elaine.
Ed was born into a large family on June 01, 1933 in Windsor, Ontario. During his younger years, Ed served with the Royal Canadian Navy during the Korean War travelling around the world on many different ships. He settled in Chatham, married Alvina, and started a family. He later retired from Siemens. Ed enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing golf and gardening. Ed was a great and interesting storyteller to his family, friends and neighbours. He was an active member of the Royal Canadian Navy Association and the HMCS Huron Association.

At Ed’s request, a private family service will be held. A celebration of life will follow at a later date.
Memorial donations in Ed’s name may be made to Chatham Kent Health Alliance or a charity of your choice.

The family wishes to send a special thank you to the staff at Tilbury Manor and Chatham Kent Health Alliance for their care and compassion.

What we have once enjoyed deeply we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. – Helen Keller