October 18, 1957
A former Newport News resident and member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Mrs. Myrtle Dandridge Crawford, died Wednesday night in Presbyterian Hospital, Philadelphia, PA.
Lately a resident of Philadelphia, she was a native of New Kent County and lived locally with her husband, the late Robert Keeling Crawford.
She was also the sister of the late Eaton Dandridge of Hampton and New Jersey, and the late Mrs. L. C. Stratton of Newport News.
Survivors are three nieces, Miss Gene D. Stratton of Newport News, Mrs. William J. Underwood of Xenia, Ohio, and Mrs. F. W. Laitinen of Altadena, Calif., and a nephew, William F. Dandridge of Lake Mohawk, NJ.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at the Ray S. Imschweiler Funeral Home, Chester, PA, by the Rev. A. F. Fischer Jr., rector of St. Mark’s Church, Frankford. Burial will be in Chester.