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Hi I'm Paul Crookston

At BYU I met and married Sandi Brown in the Mesa Arizona Temple. We have been blessed with 5 boy and 4 girls.

About Me

I have worked all of my adult life as a Electrical Engineer. Working in food processing plants, paper mills, power plants and had my own company doing technical services for water and waste water utilities, and other automation. We have lived in Arizona (Pinedale), Wisconsin (Green Bay), Missouri (Carthage), Utah (Provo). Now we are serving a full time Mission in Hawaii (Laie). My fist wife passed away in 2006 after 33 years of marriage and 9 children. In 2007 I married Sandi's sister Louise who went from Aunt Louise to our 9 children, to Grandma to our 25 grand kids. The family is so important to our lives and purpose of life. We like to travel and see the US and the world. Over the years we have had a RV from a small pop up tent to filth wheel RV. Also over the years I have served in the communities from voluntary fireman to Fire board member. Lately as a emergency preparedness and emergency communication (amateur and public service radio operation. Having been the District Emergency Coordinator (DEC) for emergency communication and radio office for a State Communication van. A COML and COMT for Navajo County.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the Church but had to gain my own testimony of the Church and to have a personal knowledge of Christ love and atonement. I have a personal relationship with the Savor. This one of my most important experience in life, I am so great full to have a family that can be united forever. I enjoy service to others and the Savory set an example.

How I live my faith

Over the years I have served in the Church as a full time Missionary in the Eastern States Mission, Sunday School Teacher, and worked with the youth and young adults in Joplin Missouri, Green Bay Wisconsin, and in the Show Low Arizona area. I have served as a church leader in all these areas working with all ages. I have spent years helping people with their family history. I help with Communication and Emergency plans for the church and neighborhood. With each of these callings and other I have learned more and grown more and had to rely on the Lord. I love serving the Lord through serving people around me.