William "Bill" C. Craig, 74, of Greenock, formerly of McKeesport, passed away Thursday, January 27, 2022. He was born August 27, 1947 in McKeesport and was the son of the late William H. and Alice "Jane" (Luehm) Craig. Bill was a second generation Funeral Director and was owner of the William H. Craig Funeral Home in McKeesport which was founded by his father in 1946. He was a member of the Junior Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis, MARS, and Rainbow Fire Co. He was also a McKeesport Housing Authority Board Member. Bill and his late father were owners of the former American Ambulance Service in McKeesport. Bill was very involved with International Village in the 1970s. He graduated Miami-Dade College with a degree in Mortuary Science.
He is survived by wife, Victoria (Kurka) Craig, sons, Connor W. Craig of Coulter and Cameron W. (Laura) Craig of Madison, brother, James P. Craig of Greenock, sister, Susan (Larry) Cooper of Spartanburg, SC, grandchildren, Cullen, Caiden, Camden, Campbell and Lauren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Leica Humphreys and brother, John M. Craig. Friends are welcome Sunday, January 30, 2022 from 1-4 pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 1638 Lincoln Way, White Oak. (412) 672-6322 Troy J. Gilbert, Director. Service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Sunday at 4 pm. The Rev. William Little will officiate. Condolences may be made at gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published January 28, 2022.