Charles J. “Chuck” Crocker, 67, a long-time area resident, passed away Friday, October 9, 2020 at his home in Hopewell Junction, NY surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Bangor Maine, on May 27, 1953, he was the son of Charles and Joyce (Harris) Crocker.  Chuck worked for the Village of Pawling Highway Department and had a lawn mowing service on the side.  Chuck was a NASCAR enthusiast and an avid collector of anything and everything, but his greatest passion was his grandkids.

Chuck is survived by his two daughters, Amanda and husband Rocco Bueti, of Poughkeepsie, NY and Savannah and husband, Shane Perkins of Yonkers, NY; his beloved sister Dolly and husband John Sainz, of Dover Plains, NY; and his seven grandchildren, Layla, Mason, John, & Bridgette Perkins and Gianna, Milannia, & Rocco Bueti.

A graveside service will be conducted on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 1 PM at Beekman Cemetery, Poughquag, NY.  Masks are required and “social distancing” will be observed.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Chuck may be made to Hudson Valley Hospice, 374 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Horn & Thomes, Inc. Funeral Home, Pawling, NY.