Gregorio “Bindo” Crespo, 72, of Maple Shade, NJ, passed away Friday, December 20, 2019, at The Palace Rehabilitation Center, Maple Shade, NJ.
Born in Arecibo, Puerto Rico, he came to New Jersey in the 1950’s, residing in Hightstown, for over 65 years. “Bindo” worked as a gas station attendant for Citgo on the NJ Turnpike for several years and had previously worked for the former Capella Wood Company. He loved riding his motor cycle and listening to music. Above all else he cherished time with his family.
Predeceased by his father, Pedro Crespo; he is survived by his mother, Rosa (Mercado) Crespo; his sister, Anna L. Santiago; his two brothers, Anthony and James Crespo; and his several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, December 27, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church, 251 Franklin Street, Hightstown, NJ.
Interment will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Hightstown, NJ.
Visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, December 26, 2019, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Simplicity Funeral and Cremation Services at Glackin Chapel, 136 Morrison Ave., Hightstown, NJ.