Ainsley Crawford, 92, Former Darien Resident, Enjoyed Tennis, Golf, Gardening, Antiquing, Reading

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Ainsley P. Crawford of Lake Worth Florida, formerly of New Canaan and Darien, passed away on Feb. 26, 2020 in the loving arms of her daughter and son-in-law. She was 92.

Ainsley Crawford obit

Ainsley Crawford, 92, passed away Feb. 26. No funeral or wake information was announced.

She was born Aug. 25, 1927 in Lahore Pakistan, daughter of the late Kenneth and Hortense L’Evine.

Ainsley led a very interesting and full life from the time she was a child. During World War II she was in London, cared for and educated at the Manor House School – Convent of Marie Auxiliatrice.

After the war, she returned to Bombay for a short period of time before moving to the United States, where she met her beloved husband Peter and where they lived a wonderful life for 44 years together before Peter passed away in 1994.

Ainsley’s greatest interest was always her family. She was a devoted wife, deeply caring mother, intelligent, great conversationalist, extremely self-reliant and a wonderful athlete. She enjoyed playing tennis and golf, gardening, antiquing and reading.

Ainsley is predeceased by her dear husband, Peter D. Crawford, and her first-born son, Christopher, and grandson, Dewar. Ainsley is survived by two sons, Peter David Crawford; Donald K. Crawford, his wife Mindy; a daughter Ainsley C. Venner, her husband Raymond; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, and a sister, Daphne Kuzmier.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish may donate to the Alzheimers Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington DC. 20090-6011

an obituary from the All County Funeral Home and Crematory, where online condolences may be left

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