William Charles McCrystal

William Charles McCrystal, 90, passed away peacefully at home on Sept. 26th, 2019.  He was born Nov. 27th 1928 to Philip and Catherine McCrystal.  He celebrated 51 years of marriage to Lorraine,(Kervel) who predeceased19 years before him.


His passion for glass-blowing and neon artistry came second to his love of family, traveling, dancing and entertaining guests.


He is survived by his nine children.  Tom McCrystal (Tami), Gayle Ewing (Greg),  Cathy Montgomery (Tim),  Debbie Maxey (Tom),  Billie Crane (Steve),  Kim Lutz (John), John McCrystal (Terri), Philip McCrystal (Jennifer) and Pennie Ward (Robert). Numerous Grandchildren, great-grand children, great-great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.


Celebration of Life will be held on Nov. 2nd, 2019 from 11:00 A.M.  to 3:00 P.M. at

The Alpine Community Center

1830 Alpine Blvd

Alpine, Ca. 91901. 

Sharing warm memories are welcome.


A Mass in his honor will be held Sunday, Nov.3rd at 11:00 A.M.

      Our Lady of Perpetual Help

      13208 Lakeshore Dr.

      Lakeside, Ca.  92040