Craig S. Wells
1959 - 2018
Craig S. Wells of Boise, ID passed away February 28, 2018 following an extended illness. He was born December 7, 1959 and raised in Shelby, MT. Craig graduated from Carroll College in Helena, MT and was a proud Saint. The Carroll College motto: "not just for school, but for life," proved true to the end with the support of his college friends. Craig is survived by son Stephen Wells of Boise, ID and daughter Sara Wells of Great Falls, MT. He was a very proud father. He is also survived by a large family including his father Jack Wells of Shelby, MT and his siblings: Cindy (Don) Moen, of Lewistown, MT; John Wells of Whidbey Island, WA; Mary Jo (Perry) Cole of San Diego, CA; Tim (Mary) Wells of Kalispell, MT; Nancy Wells of Seattle, WA; Kathy (Frank) Burkhartsmeyer of Portland, OR; Debbie (Damon) Ballantyne of Spokane, WA; Tom (Carolyn) Wells of Kalispell, MT as well as 19 nieces and nephews, cousins Mark and Kelli Hasquet of Boise, and his many close friends in Boise. He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Jean Wells of Shelby, MT. Craig was a member of St. Mark's Catholic Church of Boise, ID. He was a devout Catholic and active in several church groups. He served others at soup kitchens, chapel, and other church charitable causes. He was well known in the church community in Boise. Craig will be greatly missed by his family and many friends. He had a wonderful sense of humor and quick wit, and loved a good laugh. Craig's funeral and celebration of life will be held at St. Mark's Catholic Church in Boise, ID Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 10:00 am. The Vigil is Friday, March 16 at 7:00 pm. in St. Mark's Resurrection Chapel.
Published by Idaho Statesman on Mar. 11, 2018.