George A Craig, 85 of Dunellen, NJ, passed away on Thursday June 3, 2021 at RWJ University Hospital in Somerville, NJ. Born in Wilkes-Barre, PA, he was the son of the late George J and Violet Craig.
George served his country honorably in the United States Army, stationed at Ft Bragg, NC with the 82nd Airborne Division. After the Army, George worked as the director of Project Management with Meldisco in Mahwah, NJ. He was an avid Phillies and Eagles fan. He also loved to travel, especially to Florida.
Besides his parents, George was predeceased by his beloved wife Sylvia in 1998. He is survived by his daughter Rene’ Bolek and her husband Timothy, and by his son George J Craig and his wife Cathy. George is also survived by his longtime companion Margaret “Margee” Shilay as well as by his grandsons Jeffrey and John.
Friends may visit the family on Sunday, June 6 from 4:00-6:00pm at the Sheenan Funeral Home located at 233 Dunellen Ave in Dunellen. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday, June 7 at 11:00AM at St. John The Evangelist Church in Dunellen. Burial will follow at Resurrection Burial Park in Piscataway. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in George's name to the American Cancer Fund at www.americancancerfund.org
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