Obituaries

Craig Robert King

Mr. Craig Robert King, of Wright City, MO passed away on Tuesday May 28, 2019 in Memphis, MO.

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Craig was born on June 6, 1984 in St. Louis, MO., to Jerrold King and Christine (nee: Schoenberg) King. He had reached the age of 34 years 11 months and 22 days.

Craig loved his job. He worked for a communications company, where he was able to travel through out the Mid West. His job was to climb the communication towers in order to make repairs. Sometimes he would climb as high as 400 feet in the air. He graduated with a BA degree from Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla, MO. Craig had a very funny personality, was fun to be around and always making you laugh. He loved being outdoors and loved his family. Craig enjoyed spending time fishing and playing board games with his friends and family. He was also an incredible chef and was always yelling at his Mum for the meatloaf.

Craig is survived by his loving family: father, Jerrold King; mother, Christine King; two sisters, Jennifer Hammers and Tara King; 5 nieces and nephews, Brett Hammers, Jacob Hammers, Ethan Odom, Taylor Odom, Layla Reece; great niece Mariyah Hammers; great nephew Ryan Hammers; his significant other, Sara Mittler;  aunt, Patricia King; other family members and close friends.

Visitation: Monday June 3, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, at Martin Funeral Home in Warrenton. Funeral services, 12:00 PM also at the funeral home. Burial at Lippstadt Cemetery.

Memorial donations are preferred to the family of Craig Robert King, c/o Martin Funeral Home, 510 East Main Street, Warrenton, MO 63383. Online condolences may be made at www.martinfuneral.net.