Walter Crisp

Obituary of Walter Crisp

Walter A. Crisp, of Seaville, NJ, formerly of Aston, PA, passed away on Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Walt was born September 5, 1938 in Philadelphia, PA to Walter and Caroline Crisp. He worked 37 years for Franklin X-ray and Siemens Medical Systems, retiring in 1997 to his beloved Jersey shore. Walt loved spending time with his friends and family, especially his grandchildren. In the summer, he loved sitting on the beach or in a boat listening to the waves and the seagulls and in the fall, watching his Eagles. However, he could be found in his garage at any time of year enjoying a cigar. Walt is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Kathy, who will hold him in her heart forever; his two sons, Keith and his wife, Susan, and Jonathan and his wife, Angela; and his two daughters, Gail Mical, and her husband, Rich, and Amy Fitzpatrick, and her husband, Sean; nine grandchildren: Robyn, Eric, Flynn, Cassidy, Ivan, Sean, Radley, Elsie and Kyla; and his brother, John and his wife, Mabel. A viewing will be held at The Godfrey Funeral Home of Palermo, 644 South Shore Road, Palermo, NJ 08223 on Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 10 to 11 a.m. with services immediately following. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made to the American Heart Association. For condolences to the family, visit