In Memoriam

Dr. Charles Peter Crowe, Jr.

(1929 - 2019)

(from his obituary posted in the Arizona Daily Star)

APSA Charter Member Dr. Charles Peter Crowe, Jr., died January 8, 2019, at the age of 89.

 

Crowe was a well-known and much-admired pediatric surgeon, mentor and instructor in the Tuscon, Ariz. community. We are grateful for his 40+ year career dedicated to the profession and the patients for whom he cared.

 

Dr. Crowe graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1954 and trained as a flight surgeon at the Naval School of Aviation Medicine. He completed his surgical residency in Boston, MA, and Buffalo, NY, and completed his pediatric surgical training the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

 

He had an office practice, operated at the Tuscon Medical Center and at the University Medical Center and taught at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tuscon.

 

Learn more about his accomplishments in his obituary from the Arizona Daily Star.

 

Donations can be made to Casa De Los Ninos, 1120 N 5th Ave., Tuscon, AZ 87505, or to benefit the Dr. C. Peter Crowe Lectureship in Pediatric Surgery at the University of Arizona.