Ralph L. Crowell ’45, 93, passed away March 3, 2016. He was born Aug. 25, 1922 in Forestville, NY, to George Leigh and Clara Naegel Crowell. He proudly served our country in the U.S. Army. He was the minister at a Free Methodist Church in Illinois. A resident of Okeechobee, FL since 2000, he was a member of the Church of the Nazarene. Reverend Crowell is survived by his wife of eight years, Marian Crowell of Okeechobee and formerly of Bradford, PA; son, Ron (Cathy) Crowell of Olathe, Kan.; daughter, Kathy (LW) Smith of Okeechobee; five grandchildren, Jill, Wendy, Bill, Kent and Sonya; six great-grandchildren, KyLiea, Kienna, Kiergan, Hunter, Brooks and Lucas; brother, Elmer Crowell of Forestville; and four step-daughters, Susan, Paula, Debra and Vicki.