Theodore Robert Craig Sr. "Ted" of New Bern, NC passed away at his home on Saturday, July 5th, 2014. Ted was born in Union City, NJ and was a graduate of Weehawken High School. Ted served his country faithfully in the United States Army, and was a veteran of the Korean War. He belonged to VFW Post 5481; in Montville, NJ, St. John's Lodge # 3 AFAM, and a member of the Sudan Shrine Club. He was also a Merchant Seaman, Quartermaster of the Hudson River Day Line, a Golden Gloves Champion, and was active in many other volunteer organizations.
Theodore is predeceased by his parents Theodore and Gabriella Craig.
Theodore survived by his wife Monika Craig, two sons; Theodore Robert Craig Jr. of Stewartsville, NJ, Michael Scott Craig and his Wife Billie Rae of Harmony Township, NJ, one sister; Roberta Schneider of Las Vegas, NV, and four grand children; Michael, Andrew, Matthew, and Alyssa Craig.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Ted's honor to Shriners Crippled Children's Hospital and/or Craven County Hospice.
Arrangements under the direction of Cotten Funeral Home, New Bern, NC.