Peter Alden Crosland, 68, of Half Moon Bay, Calif., formerly of
Sarasota, died Feb. 11, 2011. A memorial service was held Feb. 24, 2011
in Half Moon Bay, Calif.
Survivors include his daughters, Samantha, Carly, and Sarah of Half Moon
Bay, Calif.; and a sister, Teresa Wentz of Friendswood, Texas.
Peter was born May 4, 1942 in Massillon, Ohio to Albert D. (Pete) and
Nancy J. Crosland.
He moved to Sarasota in 1952. A graduate of Sarasota High School, Class
of 1960, he returned often for their many class reunions. He moved to
the San Francisco Bay area in the 1970's, where he worked for United
Airlines and later as a plumbing contractor. He attended Manatee Jr.
College and San Francisco State College.
He always had a deep affection for his many friends here in Sarasota. He
will be missed by us all.