WINCHESTER, N.H. - Craig V. McCue, 42, of Ashuelot Street, died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, after a courageous battle with cancer and surrounded by family and friends at Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, Mass.
Craig was born in Worcester, Mass., on Aug. 21, 1970, the son of Vincent and Ellen (Hiser) McCue. He was a graduate of Mohawk Trail Regional High School in Buckland, Mass.
Craig was employed as a spray foam insulator for Builder Installed Products in its Brattleboro, VT, facility. Prior to that he was a security guard for Wizard Security and was a self-employed contractor.
He was a member of the Cherry Valley SAL Squadron No. 443. He was a big fan of the band "Rubikon" and enjoyed listening to and working for the band. He could be found helping set up and take down the equipment, serving as security, and even representing the band as its manager. He always looked forward to the next show.
Survivors include his wife, Theresa Reil, whom Craig married on July 12 of this year; his father Vincent McCue, Jr. and his stepmother, Nancy McCue of Leicester, Mass., his paternal grandmother, Lucella McCue of Leicester; his maternal grandmother, Audrey Hiser, of Greenfield; two sisters, Kari-Anne Bonin of Leicester and Sheri Bullock of Leicester; stepson, Anthony Tessier of Florida; stepdaughter, Paula Coogan of Winchester, NH; his mother-in-law, Beverly Reil of Greenfield; two step-grandchildren, Ayden and Ariona, and several aunts, uncles, nephews and cousins.
A funeral will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Smith-Kelleher Funeral Home, 87 Franklin St., Greenfield. Burial services will follow in West Leyden Cemetery.
A visiting hour will be Tuesday from noon to 1 p.m. Those attending are encouraged to wear comfortable clothes.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the
, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.
To send a message of condolence to Craig's family, please visit:www.smithkelleherfunerahome.com