H. Karl Crooks, Jr. Age 81 of Twinsburg, Ohio. Beloved husband for 50 years of the late Patricia Ann (nee Dunbar), loving father of Lisa L. Lin, CPT Timothy O. (Pearl Perez) Crooks, Todd A. (Linda) Crooks, and Tobin G. (Elizabeth) Crooks, dear grandfather of Jordan and Trevor Lin, Guinevere (Brian) Morris, Michael, Aileen, Anyssa, and Rhiannon Perez-Crooks, Rhys Crooks, and Evelyn Crooks, dearest brother of Linda Jamrogowicz, and companion to his loving dog Ellie, died peacefully Tuesday, March 28, 2017. He was a graduate of the Old Twinsburg School and Kent State University. Dedicated teacher, avid fisherman, talented tinker and U. S. Marine Corp. Veteran, Karl especially enjoyed driving anywhere and spending time with grandkids. He is preceded in death by his father, Harry Crooks, his mother, Florence Crooks and his sister Marilyn DeLollis. He never failed to help anyone in need. He was a 40 year member of Summit Masonic Lodge #213.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to Humane Society of Summit County. Friends will be received Friday, March 31, 2017 from 5-8 pm at JOHNSON-ROMITO FUNERAL HOME 9819 DARROW RD. (CORNER OF RT. 91 AND POST RD) TWINSBURG, OH (330) 425-2244 where services will be held Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 10 am. Burial to follow at Crown Hill Memorial Park. www.johnsonromito.com
(JOHNSON-ROMITO FUNERAL HOME (330) 425-2244 TB 4-5-17)