COLLETTE, Craig A. 57, of St. Petersburg passed away July 31, 2013. A Celebration of Life will be held at Oakhurst United Methodist Church 13400 Park Blvd., Seminole, FL on Aug. 4, 2013 at 2 pm. Craig was born in Worcester, MA on Aug. 21, 1955. After attending Millbury Memorial High School he enlisted in the Navy. For 35 years he worked for various roofing companies in Florida. He enjoyed riding his Harley, reading, watching sci-fi, music, karaoke, and spending time with family. Craig is preceded in death by his dad, Ernest. Craig is survived by his loving wife, Cheryl; his sons, David (Stacie Hennessey) and Nick (Melynda Zahn); daughter, Stephanie (Chris Lemons); stepdaughter, Kimberly Gustafson (Bryon Minton); and the love of his life --- his 6 grandchildren. Craig also leaves behind niece Melissa Brummette; mother, three sisters and many other loved ones. Memorial donations may be made to the Hepatitis Foundation or American Legion Post 273. See full obit at

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Aug. 3, 2013