Joseph Henry Crawford, 57, was born in Medford, Ore. December 25, 1955, and passed away in Portland, Ore. June 9, 2013. He was the son of longtime Medford residents Anne E. Crawford and the late Donald J. Crawford.

Joe lived in Medford for most of his life. He graduated Medford Senior High School in 1975, and he worked for Timber Products for some years.

Joe is survived by his mother, Anne; sisters, Carole Rees and Shirley Crawford, of Medford, and Cyndy Crawford, of Severn, Md.; five nieces and nephews; two great-nieces; two great-nephews; his lifelong friend, Blake Stallsworth; and his beloved dog, Nippers.

Perl Funeral Home is handling arrangements. A memorial service will be planned for a date to be announced.