Craig Nielsen Harding

Last Updated on November 25, 2015 by cassnetwork

Craig Nielsen Harding, age 76, Logansport, passed away at 1:29 p.m. on Sunday, November 22, 2015, at Memorial Hospital.

Born March 25, 1939, in Chicago, he was the son of Richard S., Sr. and Bernice Nielsen Harding.

Craig was retired from Peak Community Services (formerly Woodlawn Center) on December 20, 2005.

Surviving are aunts, Lois Harding and Emma Jean Fincher; many cousins, nieces and nephews.

A sister, Margo Houk, and 2 brothers, David Clark Harding, and, Richard Harding, Jr., preceded him in death.

Craig loved trains and had his own model train layout. Steam engines were his favorite. He loved going to Little Turtle Waterway and watching the trains go by.

He enjoyed also Westerns, Gunsmoke, The Rifleman, Bonanza, the Big Valley and any John Wayne movie.

Craig also loved fishing and would go fishing with Ray Aldridge from Peak. He loved to go out to eat, especially to Bullshippers and Silver Lake.

Craig had many friends at Peak and all over the community throughout the years.

Visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 30, at Kroeger Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow visitation at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, also at the funeral home, with Rev. Ken Smith officiating.

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