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Elva Loyd Craighton

Birth Date: February 1, 1936
Death Date: May 9, 2018

Feb. 1, 1936 – May 9, 2018

Elva “Elvie” Loyd Craighton was born Feb 1st 1936 in Fairplay, Missouri to the late Ray and Norma Craighton. He passed away May 9th 2018 at home with his loving family. He was a wonderful husband of 57 years to Delores Craighton. He served in the U.S. Army for 2 years. He is a retired Sacramento City employee of 33 years and a lifetime member of the American Legion post #832 and past member of the Roseville Elks Lodge #2248. He is survived by his wife Delores, Sister Rosalie Barlow, brothers in law, sisters in law, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sisters Mary Jo and Dorothy Campbell, and brother Bruce Craighton. A graveside service will be held at Sunset Lawn Chapel of the Chimes on May 18th 2018 at 11 am.

Sunset Lawn Memorial Park
4701 Marysville Boulevard Sacramento, CA
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  1. "Uncle Elva"

    Written by: Bobbie G. Wilson-Warner

    Until I see you again…..
    I will hold your memory within my heart. Please keep a watch over Aunti D…. God Bless-
    Bobbie Gene

  2. You Will be So Missed…Your Brother Loved You So Much…Our Memory is When We All Went Froggen…We All Never Laughed So Hard…And Then The Stripper Run …Your Brother Called and Woke you up to Join Us and with your Father…All I Can Say …There Was Alot Of Fun…Oh Elvie You will Be Missed…Love Your Sister-In-Law Dolly and Your Brother In Heaven …Rest In Peace For Now There Is No More Pain..

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