Born: December 26, 1932; Freeport
Died: January 6, 2021; Polo
POLO – Rosemary Craig, 88, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, at Polo Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center.
Rosemary was born Dec. 26, 1932, in Freeport, the daughter of Oliver and Gladys (Saxby) Piefer. On Nov. 10, 1951, she was united in marriage to Donald Craig. Rosemary enjoyed volunteering with the Polo United Methodist Church, helping with their newsletters. In her early years she and her family enjoyed going to the lake, spending time together and doing her puzzles.
Survivors include her daughter, Linda (Wayne) Crackenberger of Pearl City; sons, Charles Craig of Dixon and Michael Craig of Polo; sister, Lois DeGarmo of Freeport; sister-in-law Donna Schriner of Milledgeville; brother-in-law, Robert Toms of Dixon; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald; and sisters, Darlene Toms and Betty O'Brian.
A private service will be held with burial at Fairmount Cemetery in Polo, where she will be laid to rest next to her husband.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established memorials may be directed in her name.
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Published by Ogle County News on Jan. 8, 2021.