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Hugh "Sonny" Craig

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Hugh "Sonny" Craig Obituary
Hugh "Sonny" Craig

AGE: 67 • Newark

Hugh "Sonny" Craig, a retired Delaware State Trooper, died with his family by his side on June 23, 2017 at the age of 67 after a short bout with cancer. Sonny was born in Old Forge, PA, on September 2, 1949 to Hugh and Doris Craig. He graduated from the Delaware State Police Academy in 1971 and begin a career he loved, working eventually in the Undercover Drug Unit. After retiring from the Police Force, Sonny worked as a Realtor and later as a Private Investigator. Sonny was a loving father, grandfather, and friend. He will be deeply missed by his friends, family, and all who knew him.

Sonny is survived by his son, Hugh "Quinn" Craig; his daughter Jennifer L. Dolan and her children, Elle V. Stone, Josephine, Jericho, Josiah and Judeah Dolan; his life-long friend, Judi L. Snyder; and his half-sister Judy Colangelo. He is predeceased by his sister, Catherine M. Radcliff; his mother, Doris G. Craig; and his father, Hugh Craig, Jr.

A visitation will be held Thursday, June 29, 2017, from 1:30-3 PM at Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a service in celebration of Sonny's life at 3 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Hugh Quinn Craig Scholarship Fund at TD Bank. For directions or to send an online condolence visit

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Published in The News Journal on June 27, 2017
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