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“Hey Butch here we are a little over 3 weeks into you passing. I sure do hope that you are having a grand time with Mommy and Daddy. Give them hugs...Read More »
1 of 64 | Posted by: Maria Crowell - Bridgeport, CT

“Butch was a much loved member of our church youth group back in the 60's and beyond into his military service. He was a gentle, soft spoken guy with...Read More »
2 of 64 | Posted by: Sharon Hamilton

“Cathy, I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. ”
3 of 64 | Posted by: Josh and Christine Miller

“Dear Cathy and Family. We were saddened to learn of Glenn's passing. He was a great guy who never hesitated to help others and the first to volunteer...Read More »
4 of 64 | Posted by: Jim@Barbara Pandaru - West Haven, CT

“Kathy,I am so very sorry to hear about Butch.I will always remember him sitting calmly in church. Great guy..My heartfelt sympathies to youand your...Read More »
5 of 64 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to the Crowell family. I worked with Glenn from the day he was hired with us in the Bridgeport plant and also in Stratford. He was one...Read More »
6 of 64 | Posted by: Ralph Cappiello - Derby, CT

“Our heartfelt and sincerest sympathies to Cathy, Andrea, Erica, and family. Glenn was a kind and wonderful man and we will remember him always. May...Read More »
7 of 64 | Posted by: Jeannie and Norman St Onge

“Butch we shared many good memories. Our time at Tech. The projects we build together. Your time and return from the Navy. East Coast Vans. Your...Read More »
8 of 64 | Posted by: Joe Hoefflinger

“My prayers r with u ”
9 of 64 | Posted by: Mary r edwards

“Dear Kathy & Family May God give you all strength during this time. May your memories comfort you and hold you in hard moments. May Jesus peace cover...Read More »
10 of 64 | Posted by: Jane Benigno

“Cathy & Family,Jack and I are deeply saddened with the passing of Butch. Our thoughts are with you at this time.With sympathy, Jack and Drew...Read More »
11 of 64 | Posted by: Drew Mingolello - Stratford, CT

“Cathy, We were saddened to learn of Butch's passing. What a great guy he was - blessed with such a pleasant demeanor and disposition, always...Read More »
12 of 64 | Posted by: George & Lori Moran

13 of 64 | Posted by: Maria Crowell - Bridgeport, CT

14 of 64 | Posted by: vincent cianci - bpt, CT

“I am so sorry for your loss. Glenn was great guy and I enjoyed working with him at Sikorsky. ”
15 of 64 | Posted by: Wayne Marshall

“To Butch's family, May love ?? and memories you hold dear, help you in this time of sadness and sorrow. Sending prayers, peace and love. ”
16 of 64 | Posted by: Ida

“Cathy, My heart goes out to you and your family! May his memory be eternal and his soul rest with the saints! Lots of hugs and love.... ”
17 of 64 | Posted by: Mary Hanna

“To the Crowell family, we are so sorry for your loss! Glenn is in a better place now, our prayers go out to you! Glenn will be missed by everyone who...Read More »
18 of 64 | Posted by: Bruce & Rosanna - Ansonia, CT

“we send our love and prayers to the Crowell family and are so sorry for your loss...He will be sadly missed by everyone and may God help you through...Read More »
19 of 64 | Posted by: Patricia Peace

“Dear Cathy, Andrea, Erica, and family,We offer our deepest condolences to all of you on the passing of Butchie. He was such a wonderful man. He...Read More »
20 of 64 | Posted by: Joanne Seamon - CT

“To Cathy and family--My sincerest condolences in the loss of your loved one. Offering prayers for strength and peace. Sincerely, Terri Mentes (BHS...Read More »
21 of 64 | Posted by: A friend

“Cathy, I'm so very sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to you. Sending much warmth and love. Deb xo ”
22 of 64 | Posted by: Debbie Tung

“Sending heartfelt condolences to Glenn's family at this difficult time. ”
23 of 64 | Posted by: Kim Carpenter - Shelton, CT

“Glenn was such a focused and talented man. He was so nice to talk to and comfortable to be around. When my boss came to Sikorsky, he came with a lot...Read More »
24 of 64 | Posted by: Kim Carpenter - Shelton, CT

“I'm sorry for your loss, may God bless him. ”
25 of 64 | Posted by: Michael Buturla BHT 1969

“R.IP. Butch ,. Sorry for your loss Cathy, Maria, Bert & Tina ,.God Bless the Crowell family in their time of sorrow ,. ”
26 of 64 | Posted by: Peter Burke - West Haven, CT

“It's been many years but memories carry through the years and bring joy of our times together my friend. May your family and loved ones find comfort...Read More »
27 of 64 | Posted by: John Varga - La Canada Flintridge, CA

“My heart and prayers go out to Butchie's family and friends. Park St. Church's PF group in the late '60's was blessed to have him as an endearing...Read More »
28 of 64 | Posted by: Phyllis Bachinski - East Haven, CT

“Cathy, I'm in shock and so sorry, butch always had a smile on his face. He was a lovey man.Your cousin Elaine Vanghel ”
29 of 64 | Posted by: Elaine Pickup - Stratford, CT

“To the entire family, Butch was a gentleman first and foremost throughout his entire lifetime.A dedicated husband,father and grandfather respected by...Read More »
30 of 64 | Posted by: A friend

“I'm so sorry for your loss. ”
31 of 64 | Posted by: Danielle Michaud

“Tina please accept my deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved brorher. May he RIP Prayers for strength & comfort. ”
32 of 64 | Posted by: Ana Carrasquillo

“To the entire Crowell family, I am so sorry for your loss may God be with all of you during this sad time. Sending prayers of healing. ”
33 of 64 | Posted by: Donna Fermo

“Glenn was on my Bowling team for many years, He was fun to be around and will be greatly missed but the Sikorsky Bowling League and the Raiders. May...Read More »
34 of 64 | Posted by: Bill Sullivan

“Erica and family, So sorry for your loss. Keep your dad's memory close and he won't be too far away. He is now an angel looking down and helping...Read More »
35 of 64 | Posted by: Linda

“Maria , Tina , Burt , Cathy and family , my condolences to you all. Keep all the great memories close to your heart ?? ”
36 of 64 | Posted by: Kelly Moss

“Tina, We are shocked to hear of Glenn's passing. Working with him at Sikorsky's , mostly in the Bridgeport Plant was a joy. Lost of good times. Great...Read More »
37 of 64 | Posted by: Robert Peterson

“with my deepest heart felt sympathy, I am so very sorry! Tina, Bert my heart is with you and Maria my thoughts and prayers will be with you as you...Read More »
38 of 64 | Posted by: Michelle Nagy

“To all of those left behind...hold all memories tight but make sure you give them to others to keep a legacy alive. Your loved one will always live...Read More »
39 of 64 | Posted by: Aunt Sissy

“My heartfelt sympathy to Cathy and daughters and Tina, Bert & Maria upon Butchie's passing. He fought courageously to stay by your sides. Most of my...Read More »
40 of 64 | Posted by: Dee Raigue Melio

“With My Deepest Sympathy... ”
41 of 64 | Posted by: Michael R. Skurjo Teamsters Local 1150 - CT

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to you all. ”
42 of 64 | Posted by: Pam and Ed Barnsley

“My deepest condolences to the Crowell family. I cannot imagine the sorrow you feel in your hearts. I pray that God gives you the strength to get...Read More »
43 of 64 | Posted by: Vera Richa

“To the Entire Crowell Family and extended Family of Friends:May God Bless Glenn's Family and Friends and strengthen them in their time of sorrow; I...Read More »
44 of 64 | Posted by: Dennis James Skurjo Teamsters Local 1150 - CT

“My sympathies go out to my sister in law Cathy nieces Andrea and Erica. You have lost your husband and your father. And I am so sorry for your loss....Read More »
45 of 64 | Posted by: Maria Crowell

“My deepest condolences to you all. My heart goes out to Bert, Tina, and Maria, and my thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
46 of 64 | Posted by: Eileen Wilson

“Our deepest condolences to all of Butch's family and friends. With love, Gene Skowronski Jr. & Mia Fanali-Skowronski ”
47 of 64 | Posted by: Gene Skowronski Jr. & Mia Fanali-Skowronski

“My deepest condolences to friends and family. I worked closely with Glenn and he was an amazingly kind and compassionate man. He will be missed. ”
48 of 64 | Posted by: Joe Grabinski

“Offering our sympathies at this time. ”
49 of 64 | Posted by: The Staff of Lesko-Polke Funeral Home - CT

“Beautifully written. My heart goes out to all of you. I remember him to be such a nice guy- he even looked like a nice guy. xoxox ”
50 of 64 | Posted by: Shannon Ruby

“Andrea, Craig & Camden, we are so sorry for the loss of your dad and Poppy. We are thinking of you often and wishing you peace and comfort at this...Read More »
51 of 64 | Posted by: Tim, Erin, Eli & Henry Wella

“Cathy, I am so sorry for your loss.My heart goes out to you and your family. ”
52 of 64 | Posted by: Joe Collins

“Tina, Trina, Michael and Anthony, and the Crowell family. So sorry for your loss. Heartfelt condolences and prayers of comfort. ”
53 of 64 | Posted by: Rita Mattingly

“David and I and our family send our deepest and most heartfelt condolences. We're keeping you all in our prayers. With love. ”
54 of 64 | Posted by: Donna

“We're so saddened by the early passing of a very good man. Will always remember the great camping times we shared when we were young couples. Cathy...Read More »
55 of 64 | Posted by: Emma and Ike Butler - Florida

“Wendy and I offer our deepest and most sincere condolences on your loss. Our prayers and thoughts are with your entire family. ”
56 of 64 | Posted by: Sal Fratino

“My deepest sympathies to the Crowell family, Rest In Peace Glenn. ”
57 of 64 | Posted by: Pete Aragi - Ansonia, CT

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
58 of 64 | Posted by: Joe Spinelli - Monroe, CT

“I walked out with Glen after retiring on June 24, 2016. We went and played a round of golf right after that same morning. Was glad I was at least...Read More »
59 of 64 | Posted by: Bernie Piccirillo - Waterbury, CT

“My heartfelt sympathy to Cathy and daughters and the entire Crowell family upon Butchie's passing. I have fond memories of all the time we shared...Read More »
60 of 64 | Posted by: Dee Raigue Melio - Jensen Beach, FL

“Sending peace and comfort to Cathy and her family at this difficult time. ”
61 of 64 | Posted by: Bobbi Lyon - Bethel, CT

“I was so saddened to hear about his passing. I bowled with him and he was such a great guy. My thoughts and prayers to all of his family. RIP Glenn.,...Read More »
62 of 64 | Posted by: Shelly Downs - Seymour, CT

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Our deepest sympathy for your loss. ”
63 of 64 | Posted by: Pam and Ed Barnsley - AZ

“Glenn, Rest in Peace my friend. You fought a courageous battle. Thoughts and prayers for you, Cathy and the rest of your family. ”
64 of 64 | Posted by: Joseph Serapiglia - Stratford, CT

Glenn A. ( Butch ) Crowell, Jr, age 65, of Stratford, beloved husband of Catherine Atanase Crowell, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Born and raised in Bridgeport, son of the late Glenn and Patrina Giordanella Crowell, He attended Bullard Havens Technical School where he learned his trade of carpentry. He was a Veteran of the United States Navy serving during the Vietnam War. Glenn later went on to work for Sikorsky Aircraft for over 35 years until his recent retirement. While at Sikorsky, Glenn also served as a company mentor, helping many new employees begin their careers. Glenn loved using his " master carpenter " skills making a variety of gifts for family and friends. He was an avid bowler for many years in the Milford Lanes League. Glenn was a New York Yankees fan and enjoyed playing cards with family and friends. He will be fondly remembered as a loving husband, father and a very great "Poppy" . In addidion to Cathy, his devoted wife of 38 years, Mr. Crowell leaves behind his daughters, Andrea Stegner and her husband Craig and Erica Crowell, all of Stratford and his precious grandchild Camden Stegner. He leaves behind his brother Bert Crowell, sisters Tina Moccio and Maria Crowell, his mother in law Ronnie Atanase and sister in law Patricia Shevlin as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his father in law Vasel Atanase and brother in law John Atanase. Calling hours will be held on Saturday in the Lesko & Polke Funeral Home, 1209 Post Rd., Fairfield Center. from 1:30 pm until 4:30 pm concluding with a prayer service and full Military Honors. The Crowell family wishes to express their thanks to the Hospice Care staff of Bridgeport Hospital and Vitas for their help and compassion during his illness . To sign an online register, purchase flowers or to get travel directions, please visit

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