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Milton ‘Bill’ Craig

Milton “Bill” Craig, 58, of Marion, formerly of Ridgeway, passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013, in Upper Sandusky.

He was born in Kenton on July 24, 1954, to the late Milton and Jacqueline Britton Craig Sr.

On April 12, 2003, he married the former Gloria J. Sparling and she survives, along with three children, Nathan (Christy) Craig of Ridgeway, Nicole (Nick) Stuck of Mt. Victory and Jessica (Matt) Thompson of Ridgeway; three stepchildren, Jason (Heather) Willey of Columbus, Kristi (Gary) Knapp of Marion and Kelli McKinnis of Dallas, Texas; 11 grandchildren; two brothers, Michael (Sandy) Craig of Ridgeway and Mark Craig of Findlay; two sisters, Melissa Tewers of Findlay and Molly (A.J.) Gallo of Ridgeway; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was employed in maintenance for 22 years at Marion County Juvenile Detention Center.

He was a member of Richland Road Church of Christ, an avid golfer, loved the Cincinnati Reds and for many years was a coach for baseball, softball and football at Ridgemont Schools.

Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Boyd-Born Funeral Home, Marion. Russell Howard officiates a funeral at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Richland Road Church of Christ, 525 Richland Road. Burial is in Marion Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charities of the donors’ choices.

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