John Michael Craig

Born: Sun., Mar. 12, 1944
Died: Tue., Oct. 29, 2019


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John Michael (Mike) Craig, 75, passed away on October 29th after a long battle with cancer. He was born to John (Jack) and Catherine (Katy) Craig on March 12, 1944. He graduated from Clinton High School in 1962. Mike then joined the U.S. Navy and served in Vietnam thru 1966. He then enrolled in Indiana State University and graduated in 1970 with a degree in Criminology and Sociology. He retired from Eli Lilly after 31 years.
Mike is survived by his wife of 51 years Rebecca (Becky).  Also surviving are his three daughters, Mika Cinotto, Erin Craig and Dana (Lou) Gudino and 2 grandchildren, Baylen Cinotto and Isabella Stutler.
He was preceded in death by a sister and two nephews.
Thanks to Father Varghese and cousin Donna for special prayer service. Mike enjoyed his friendship with “The Coots” and loved all of his animals especially “Dixie Dog”.
According to his wishes, there will be no services. Cremation was chosen. Frist Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.
The family suggests that contributions be made to Parke Vermillion Humane Society in Mike’s memory.
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Robert Brownfield
   Posted Thu October 31, 2019
Very sorry to hear of mike's passing. I always enjoyed working with him at Lilly.
The best Fire Dept Captain I ever had.

Bob & Brenda Alabaugh
   Posted Fri November 01, 2019
We are sorry for your loss. I am sure he will be greatly missed by family and friends. Your family is sincerely in our thoughts.

Lisa Vicars
   Posted Sat November 02, 2019
I was so sorry to hear of Mike's passing. He sure put up a good fight. Thinking of all of you💕

Donna Oaks
   Posted Sat November 02, 2019
I am so sorry to hear of your loss.I enjoyed working with Mike. He had a soft spot for the strays we found on plant site. He helped me rescue 2 cats over my years at Lilly

Rae Lynne Rogers
   Posted Sun November 03, 2019
Becky, I'm so sorry for your loss.

Rae Lynne Rogers
   Posted Sun November 03, 2019
Becky, I'm so sorry for your loss.

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