Robert “Bob” Craig of Hudson, NH formerly of Lowell, MA


Robert A. Craig, 72, of Hudson, NH died Saturday December 16, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.

He was the husband of the late Karen (Flanders) Craig for 34 years. He is survived by his fiancé Nancy (Lynch) Sireen of Lowell, MA. Born in Lowell on October 15, 1945, he was the son of the late Raymond and Helen Craig. He was raised in Lowell and graduated Lowell High School with the Class of 1963. Bob attended Northern Essex Community College. During the Vietnam War, he served in the US Army.

Most of his life, he worked as an accountant for Prince Spaghetti of Lowell. Most recently he worked at the Donahue Law Firm of Lowell.

Bob was a member of the American Legion Post 200 of Hudson, NH. He loved to camp at Dolly Copp Campground in NH. He was an avid Nascar fan.

Besides his fiancé, he is survived by a daughter, Kimberly Steele and her husband, Thomas of Goffstown, NH; two sons, Brian Craig and his wife, Melissa of Lowell, MA and Scott Craig and his fiancé Christi Kennedy-Martin of Winchendon, MA; a sister, Gail Gordon and her husband Charles of N. Chelmsford, MA a brother, Richard Craig and his companion, Denise Carter of Lowell, MA, a brother-in-law Patrick Flanders and wife Jeanie; eight grandchildren, Joshua, Julia, Emily, Craig , Sarah, Caleb, Scott and Shelby, many beloved nieces and nephews, as well as his and Nancy’s best friends Jean and Joe.

Visitation Wednesday 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. with a Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, MA. Burial at Memorial Cemetery, Tyngsboro, MA. Memorials may be made in his name to American Cancer Society 30 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701.


December 20, 2017
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Dolan Funeral Home, Chelmsford, MA


December 20, 2017
11:00 A.M.
Dolan Funeral Home
  1. MARTI JONES says:

    Was just thinking of Bob and found this – makes us sad –
    Your friends at Antiques on Elm, Manchester.

  2. eileen (bachelder) traill says:

    so sorry to learn that bob has passed. he was the best man in my first marriage in 1969. I was also a friend of Karen.
    prayers to the family.

  3. Jonathan Chew says:

    Bob will be greatly missed by his fellow campers at Dolly Copp Campground. As he always said, his dad’s spirit could be felt there. Now his will be as well.

    Jon Chew

  4. Tina duchesne says:

    Scott Brian and Kim
    Your dad will be greatly missed
    We will think of him when we are visiting Dolly Copp and the Hillsboro fair

    Josh and Sarah
    Anything you need we are always a call away or Facebook or text

    Thoughts and prayers for the whole family

    Tina Steve and Jenny

  5. Carol Duchesne says:

    Scotty and Family, Our deepest condolences go out to you and your family, may God help all of you during this difficult time. may your Dad rest in peace. Carol and Dick,

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