Obituary: Sandie Sue Crockett (May 5, 1947 – Feb. 7, 2013)

By Submitted February 18, 2013 03:22 pm

Sandie Sue Crockett
Sandie Sue Crockett
Sandie Sue Crockett, age 65, of Crescent City, died Thursday, February 7, 2013, at Rogue Regional Medical Center.

A Celebration of Life will be March 16, at 11 a.m. at the Fort Dick Bible Church, friends are welcome. Hull & Hull Funeral Directors are in charge of arrangements.

Remembrances may be made to Del Norte Fisherman’s Wives Association, 240 Arnett Street, Crescent City, California 95531.

Please sign the family guest book at

Sandie was born May 5, 1947, in Dinuba, Calif. She spent her childhood years and graduated from high school in Sacramento, Calif. In 1976 she moved from Sacamento to Crescent City. For two years she worked as a fisherman on a commercial salmon fishing boat between Eureka and Coos Bay and then worked for Crescent Marine Supply (later named Englund Marine Supply) where she was manager for many years. She then owned and operated a tackle store and restaurant for a few years. She currently worked as a bookkeeper for Fashion Blacksmith for the past six years.

Sandie was a member of the Harbor Commission for several years.

She was a stamp collector and also enjoyed picking agates on the beach and genealogy.

Survivors include a son, Damon Crockett of Grants Pass, Ore.; two sisters, Freida Cleverly of Sacramento, Calif., and Wanda Stewart of Little Rock, Ark.; a brother, Bert Andrews of Neosho, Mo.; three granddaughters; and three great-grandchildren.