Stephen (Steve) Crow was born in Omaha, Nebraska on August 22, 1952, to Elton and Leila Crow. He lost his battle with metastatic brain lymphoma July 13, 2022 at Hope West Hospice Care Center. At the time of passing, Steve was embraced in the love of his family.
Steve grew up in Grand Junction, CO and graduated from Grand Junction High School in 1970. Shortly after graduation, Steve worked for his brother-in-law , Doug McMillen, as a hospital contract Respiratory Therapist. He completed his education for Respiratory Care and was the Director of Respiratory Therapy at Community Hospital for over 43 years. In his tenure at Community Hospital, he became a Registered Polysomnographer and implemented the sleep lab at Community Hospital.
On June 25, 1973, Steve married Linda Bennett. They share two daughters, Stephanie Hartman (Steven) and Stacie Monte (Jason) both of Grand Junction, five grandchildren- Jacob Kindsvatter (Jenny), Aric Hartman (Regina), Balin Hartman, Nicole Gardner (Jaxson), and Brenden Monte, and four great grandchildren - Ariel, Carson, Lydia, and Scarlett Kindsvatter.
Steve loved everything that included his family, whether it was barbecues, watching movies, game nights, or supporting his grandchildren's sporting/band events. Steve also enjoyed spending time with his sisters Judy McMillen and Leslie Strohm, and his nieces and nephews in the Santa Cruz, CA area.
Brother-in-law Larry Bennett of Grand Junction.
He is preceded in death by his parents Elton and Leila Crow, and his younger brother, David Crow.
The family would like to extend their gratitude to the nursing staff at St. Mary's Oncology and the amazing nursing team at Hope West Hospice Care Center. We ask that donations be made in his memory to Hope West Hospice Care at 3090 N. 12th Street Suite B, Grand Junction, CO 81506.