Craig A. Flewellyn, 90, of Whites Corners, PA, died Monday, May 2, 2016 in the Bath VA Medical Center, Bath, NY.
Born January 1, 1926, in Whites Corners, PA, he was the son of Charles J. and Grace Woodward Flewellyn.
On November 9, 1957, in Whitesville, NY, he married the former Catherine “Kay” Stives, who survives.
A US Army Veteran, he served honorably in World War II from 1944 – 1946 in the Pacific Theatre and in the Korean War from 1949 – 1952. He received a Purple… Heart for wounds received in combat in Korea.
Craig worked on the oil rigs for many years and was employed by the Town of West Union as a heavy equipment operator for 20 years. Craig was a member of the Whitesville Rod and Gun Club.
Surviving besides his wife, Kay, are: six children, Gregory Flewellyn of Fairfax, VA, Jeffrey (Jalea) Flewellyn of Wellsville, NY, Debra (Craig) Kamiya of Ewa Beach, HI, Timothy (Donna) Flewellyn of Fairfax, VA, Laurie (Tom) Mixter of Ramona, CA, and Lisa (Todd) Morris of Waupaca, WI; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; a sister, Betty Flewellyn of Warrenton, VA; nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, Guy E. Flewellyn and Carl Flewellyn; and a sister, Joni Flewellyn.
Friends may call Friday, May 6, 2016 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Olney Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ulysses, PA. A Graveside Service will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday in Whites Corners Cemetery with Military Rites accorded by members of the Potter County Honor Guard.
Memorials may be made to Harrison Township Volunteer Fire Department, 112 E. Tannery St., Harrison Valley, PA 6927.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.olneyfuneralhome.com.