Sept. 10, 2014
John James Crudele, 83, of Kailua-Kona, a retired general contractor, longshoreman in New Jersey and a Navy veteran who served in the Korean War, died in Hospice of Hilo Pohai Malama facility. He was born in Newburgh, N.Y. He is survived by companion Connie Caldwell; son Robert; daughters Paige De Lima, Shelly Connelly and Kathy Martin; sisters Caroline Sarvis, Rosie Crudele and Carmella Hillman; and five grandchildren. Private services.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased