Andrea (Andi) Ava Crawford-Deems
57, was born in Chicago, Ill., on Jan. 11, 1954. She was just 7 years old when her family moved to Montebello, Calif. She moved to Big Bear in 1997 and a year later became active in N.A. and has been helping people become free of their addictions for the last 11 years.Andrea leaves behind her mother, Muriel Braitberg, sister Joy Le Air, both residing in Calif., and two sons, Michael Ward of Oregon and Craig Crawford of Arizona. She also leaves behind her granddaughter Malia Lynn Crawford of Calif. She will be truly missed by her friends and family.
A memorial has been set by N.A. for Nov. 11 at the Four Square Church in Big Bear City at 5:30 p.m.
"Big Bear Grizzly" Posted: Wednesday, November 9, 2011 5:00 am