Elwood M. Westerinen, 92 of Elkton, MD, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2019 at home.
Born in North East, MD, on October 30, 1926, he was the son of the late Esa and Jenny (Manty) Westerinen.
He honorably served in the U.S. Air Force and worked in the Residential Construction business.
Mr. Westerinen enjoyed traveling, cruises, boating and lived in Florida for 25 years.
Lovingly survived by his wife of 70 years: Betty Westerinen; a son: David A. Westerinen (Carolyn); daughter-in-law, Candace F. Westerinen; grandson, John A. Westerinen, Jr. and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his son: John A. Westerinen.
Funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 4:00 pm at Crouch Funeral Home, P.A., 127 South Main Street, North East, MD, where visitation will be on Tuesday, April 2, 2019 from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm.
At the conclusion of services there will be military honors held at the V.F.W. Post 6027, North East, MD. Family and friends are invited to a meal at the VFW following military honors.
Memorial contributions may be made to Northern Chesapeake Hospice Foundation, in care of the funeral home.