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Kevin F. Crites


Born April 26, 1953 in Circleville, OH to Franklin and Margaret Crites, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 in Los Angeles, CA. He graduated Circleville High School in 1971, a proud member of the esteemed Davis Demon Drum Corps and was instrumental in developing their alumni website. Kevin, a self taught country blues player and composer, once stand up comic performing at the legendary Comedy Store, a voice over actor, and for another period of time, motivational speaker to Wall Street professionals. He attended OSU in Business and Design.

Kevin was a Viet Nam war veteran, having enlisted in the USAF and served his country proudly from 1971-76 as a Support and Survival Specialist, Life Support/Egress and Survival Specialist, 552ND AEW&C Wing, 55th Air Combat Wing, 121ST Air Tactical Squadron. Because he was a meticulous craftsman who took pride in his work, he was the sole proprietor of Crites Contracting in Los Angeles and had a very loyal customer base. He was preceded in death by his parents and is survived by his wife, Jina Rabinoff and their son, Jackson Crites, along with his first born daughter, Tara Crites. His beloved Jindos, Hana and Gunner will miss him immensely and will be cared for and loved.

Many more friends from across the country and from online forums mourn his loss and will honor and remember his presence in their lives. Cremation has taken place, private service to follow. Donations may be made to: AnimalHopeandWellness. org also SoCal Patriot Guard Riders www.socalpgr.org .