1:23 p.m., March 23, 2010----James T. Crowe Sr., 62, of Newark, died on Thursday, Feb. 25, at Christiana Hospital.
Born in Wilmington, Mr. Crowe had been employed at the University of Delaware for more than 37 years, before retiring as the University's transportation manager.
He was devoted to animal welfare and enjoyed spending time with his pet cats.
He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Judith A. Newport; son, James T. Crowe Jr. of Smyrna; sister, Carolea Monds, of Wilmington; grandson, James T. Crowe III; and nieces and nephews.
Services were private.
Contributions may be made in his memory to Forgotten Cats, PMB 422, 4001 Kennett Pike, Ste. 134, Greenville, DE 19807, forgottencats.org, telephone (302) 429-0124.