Bom-Wrapper

Robert Craig

Robert E. "Bob" Craig

May 27, 1957 May 3, 2020

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Robert E. \"Bob\" Craig, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Robert E. "Bob" Craig.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Robert E. "Bob" Craig's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Robert E. "Bob" Craig's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Obituary for Robert E. "Bob" Craig

Robert E. “Bob” Craig, 62

East Liverpool – Robert E. “Bob” Craig, of Oakwood Street, East Liverpool, passed away Sunday morning, May 3, 2020 at the Salem Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness. He was 62.

Born in East Liverpool, May 27, 1957, he was a son of the late Virginia Mayfield Craig and Robert H. Craig. A lifetime area resident, he was a member of the East Liverpool High School Class of 1975. Bob worked at the Homer Laughlin China Company for 36 years and was a huge Green Bay Packers fan and was a youth sports coach for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Peggy Hess Craig, at home. The couple married December 28, 1979. There are two daughters, Ashlee Craig Murphy and her husband, John, of Chester, and Alyssa Rae Coleman of East Liverpool, along with three grandchildren: Zachary, Clayton and Natalee.

He is also survived by three sisters, Ruthann Savina and her husband, Bill, of East Liverpool, Gloria Coulter and her husband, Allen, of Newton, North Carolina and Anita Craig Devlin of East Liverpool, and a brother, Brooks Craig and his wife, Lea, of Hickory, North Carolina. He will also be sadly missed by his nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Michael S. Craig.

Friends may visit Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Dawson Funeral Home at a drive thru viewing and are to remain in their vehicles while paying final respects and visiting the family. In compliance with Ohio State regulations with concerns of the COVID-19 virus a private family service will be held at the Dawson Funeral Home. We encourage you to reach out to the family electronically at www.dawsonfuneralhome.com where condolences can be sent.

Burial will be at Shadow Lawn Memory Gardens.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Robert E. "Bob" Craig, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Robert E. "Bob" Craig

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, May 5th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Dawson Funeral Home
    215 West Fifth Street
    East Liverpool, Ohio
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Tuesday, May 5th, 2020
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Visitation will be conducted by driving through the Dawson drive-way. Visitors will remain in their vehicle and will be able to pay final respects and greet the family while safely at a distance. The family will remain inside the funeral home during the drive-thru visitation.
  • Interment

    Wednesday, May 6th, 2020 |
    Shadow Lawn Memory Gardens
    6th St.
    Newell, West Virginia
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Wednesday, May 6th, 2020

Service Recording

We have provided an audio broadcast of the funeral service. If you would like to listen to the broadcast now, click the filename below. To download the broadcast for future listening, click the download icon. Robert E. "Bob" Craig - Service Recording Download Audio Recording

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Robert E. "Bob" Craig. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo or video to your condolence?

No video recorded.

Laurie Marks and Cathy & Bill Horrocks, Jacob Stoddard sent flowers to the family of Robert E. "Bob" Craig.
Hand delivered by a local florist
Flowers
Laurie Marks and Cathy & Bill Horrocks, Jacob Stoddard sent flowers to the family of Robert E. "Bob" Craig.
Hand delivered by a local florist
BB

Bob Buchheit

Sorry for your loss I was a childhood friend. Played a lot of wiffle ball in his side yard, good memories.
Comment | Posted at 09:57am via Condolence
SP

Sandy Potter

Ruthann and family,

I was so sorry to hear of Bobby's passing. I remember him when y'all lived next door to us on Ambrose Ave. Your family is in my prayers.

Sandy Adkins Potter
Comment | Posted at 11:22am via Condolence
KL

Kimberly Loker

My deepest sympathy to you and your family Peggy.. May God give you peace and comfort during this difficult time
Comment | Posted at 01:07pm via Condolence
LM

Laurie Marks

Rio you will be missed..
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Laurie Marks purchased flowers for the family of Robert E. "Bob" Craig.
Comment | Posted at 10:33am via Floral Arrangements
CS

Cathy & Bill Horrocks, Jacob Stoddard

Our warmest condolences,
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Cathy & Bill Horrocks, Jacob Stoddard purchased flowers for the family of Robert E. "Bob" Craig.
Comment | Posted at 08:54am via Floral Arrangements
Loading...

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: