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HMC Mary Ellen Crews, USN (Ret)

September 19, 1942November 22, 2019

HMC Mary Ellen Crews, USN (ret)

Mary Ellen Crews, 77, of Pensacola, Florida passed away on Friday November 22, 2019. Mary was born September 19, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

She married Joseph Crews in Portsmouth, VA on September 20, 1975. She received her AA degree at Pensacola Junior College and retired as HMC E-7 from the United States Navy after proudly serving for 21 years. She was a member of the American Legion and a parishioner of Little Flower Catholic Church.

Mary is preceded in death by her parents, John Lawrence Kenney and Muriel Helen Kenney. She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Joseph A. Crews; brothers, Daniel Patrick Kenney and John Joseph Kenney; sister Barbara Ann Raynor (Kenney); stepson, Joe Lynn Crews; nieces, Liane Marie Kenney and Mari Elizabeth Kenney; and nephew Dustin Logan Spray.

A visitation will be held at West Pensacola Baptist Church at 8:30 am on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 and her funeral service will begin at 9:30 am. A graveside service with full military honors will immediately follow at Barrancas National Cemetery.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.oaklawnfunerals.com for the CREWS family.


  • John Lawrence Kenney, Father (deceased)
  • Muriel Helen Kenney, Mother (deceased)
  • Joseph A. Crews, Husband
  • Daniel Patrick Kenney, Brother
  • John Joseph Kenney, Brother
  • Barbara Ann Raynor, Sister
  • Joe Lynn Crews, Stepson
  • Liane Marie Kenney, Niece
  • Mary Elizabeth Kenney, Niece
  • Dustin Logan Spray, Nephew


  • Visitation Wednesday, November 27, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, November 27, 2019
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, November 27, 2019


HMC Mary Ellen Crews, USN (Ret)

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Barbara Raynor

November 25, 2019


November 23, 2019

Mary your are in a better place. We Love You and you will always be in our hearts. Dan, Susan, Lianne, and Mari