Memorial services for Ronald Holt “Ronnie” Crewe, 69, of Skiatook, OK, were held Tuesday, February 15, 2022, at Ascension Church in Skiatook, OK. Pastor Jerald Freeman officiated. Honorary Casket bearers were Gary Glover, Jackie Ray Glover, Chris Glover, Justin Glover, Jimmy Crewe, Billy Crewe, Cody Pauls, and Bobby Green.
Ronnie was born August 16, 1952, in Newport News, VA, to Irving Edward and Jessie Roberta (Clements) Crewe. He passed away February 7, 2022, in Tulsa, OK.
Ronnie worked on the water with his father and two brothers. Then at the young age of 16, he became a tugboat captain for McClain. In his early 20's, Ronnie built his own Chesapeake Bay dead riser commercial fishing boat. That is when he became a waterman also known as a commercial fisherman. After his second back surgery, Ronnie was forced to retire from the water. He bought his first semi-truck and became an owner operator. After being on the road for a while he met the love of his life Lisa in 2003 in Laredo, Texas. Lisa and Ronnie got married June 13, 2005. Ronnie was a loving and caring father to both his sons including his two stepsons. Later on in 2009, Ronnie and Lisa moved to Oklahoma and settled in Lisa's hometown in Skiatook. Which is where they considered home. Shortly after moving to Oklahoma, Ronnie retired from the trucking world. He went to work for Sperry Utilities Service Authority also known as SUSA. He started out working as a general contractor, then he shortly worked his way up to the Supervisor. Ronnie will be missed greatly and be remembered as an all-around wonderful person by many families, and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Lisa Crewe of Skiatook; sons, Michael Crewe of Gloucester, VA, Ronnie Crewe of Newport News, VA, Michael Ammerman and wife, Sara of Bartlesville, and Christopher Ammerman and wife, Hannah of Sunrise Beach, TX; brothers, Jimmy Crewe of Newport News, VA, and Billy Crewe of Hayes, VA; sister, Mary Casey of Hayes VA and many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Irving and Jessie Crewe of Hayes, VA; and brother, Chester Crewe of Hayes, VA.
Arrangements and services were entrusted to Johnson Funeral Home, Sperry.
Online condolences to the family can be made at johnsonsperry.com.