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Robert “Bob” Lewis Craft

February 14, 1942 - March 21, 2018

Robert Bob Lewis Craft, age 76, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 21, 2018.

Born in Bellaire, OH on February 14, 1942, he was the son of the late Lewis and Lillian (Miller) Craft.  Bob proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam conflict.  He worked for Wilmington Trust Company in building maintenance/HVAC, retiring in 2009 after 15 years of dedicated service.

Bob loved listening to country music.  As a train enthusiast, he had a passion for watching live videos of trains and enjoyed going on ride-alongs with several local conductors.  He enjoyed reading, watching movies and spending time with his family, especially his grandsons.

Bob is survived by his beloved wife of 48 years, Patricia Ann (Duff) Craft; sons, Stephen Craft and Michael Craft; sister, Judy Stull; and grandsons, Michael and Edward Craft.

A committal service will be held at 11 am on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bob’s name to American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way #205, New Castle, DE 19720.

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  • Rest in peace Bob

  • To The Craft family I’m so sorry for your loss Bob was a very kind man to everyone and a good friend and good father to all his children &A loving husband of48 years To His loving Wife Pat Craft &A good grandfather to his grandchildren Sincerely Mary Owens&Family RIP Bob

  • Michael and family, I am sorry for your loss.
    Keeping you all in my prayers.