Ronald Anthony Crawley was born Sept 13, 1943 in Bellefonte, Pa to the late Winifred Bryans and Charles Crawley. Ronnie who was also known as “Tiny” grew up in Homewood where he would often be found in his teenage years harmonizing on the block with his friends. His passion for music facilitated his 40+ year career as a vocalist and song writer for “Pure Gold.” He is best remembered for his original song “Old Standby.” Ronnie also worked as a Behavioral Specialist with delinquent teenagers at Shuman Center, McIntyre Shelter and Craig House; He was a member of Covenant Church of Pittsburgh. He married his wife Sandra Gibson in 1982 and dedicated his life to her as a husband, best friend and step-father to Kevin Joy, devoted grandfather or Sydney Joy and Jillian Joy. Ronnie departed this earth on April 11, 2022 to be reunited for eternal life with his parents, late brother Micheal McDaniel, ancestors and late friends. He is survived by his wife Sandra Crawley, step- son Kevin Joy, grandchildren Sydney Joy and Jillian Joy, two sisters Wanda Slaughter (James), Maria McDaniel and a brother Alan McDaniel along with his nephews, nieces and a host of family and friends that loved him. Friends received Tuesday April 19, 2022 from 11am till time of service at 1pm. At Rose Funeral Home & Cremation Services 10940 Frankstown Road Pgh, PA 15235.