Craig Walters (19 May 1966 - 22 Feb 2016)

Funeral Service

Location
Chapel of Jonathan Hepner Funerals 199 Ormond Road East Geelong 3219
Date
29th Feb 2016
Time
2pm
Funeral Director
Jonathan Hepner Funerals

WALTERS, Craig Philip
19/5/1966 - 22/2/2016
Passed away surrounded by his family.
Loving son of Margaret and Ron.
Loving father of Drew and Emma.
Loving brother of Sue and Andrew; Stephen and Lyn(dec); Lee-Anne and Kim; Jenny and Garry.
Sweet is the sleep that ends all pain,
we would not want you to suffer again.

A Son is a special gift,
one you think will stay.
You never dream the
day will come when
He will go away.
For those who have a
son, cherish him
while you may.
Because we would give
the world to have Craig
here again today.
Dearly loved son of
Margaret and Ron.

Craig (Wal),
They say it’s a beautiful
journey from the old
world to the new.
Someday we’ll make
that journey which will
lead us straight to you.
And when we reach that
garden in which there
is no pain.
We’ll put our arms
around you and never
part again.
Loved brother of
Sue and Andrew,
Uncle of Shaun, Lisa,
Isabella (in Heaven),
Mason and Sophie;
Matthew (in Heaven);
Chris, Tarrah and
Dakoda.
XXXX

Craig,
Though your smile has
gone forever and your
hands we cannot touch,
we shall never lose the
memory of the brother
and uncle we loved
so much.
Brother of
Stephen and Lyn (dec.).
Uncle to
Lisa and Bradley.

Those we love don’t go
away they walk beside
us every day.
Loved brother of
Lee-Anne.
Uncle of Katrina, Jamie
and Jess.
Great uncle of
Charlotte.

May the winds of love
blow softly and whisper
for you to hear.
That we will love and
remember you and
forever keep you near.
Your laughter and smile
will fill our hearts of
memories that are ever
so dear.
Be free and peaceful
brother and always
keep us near.
Loved and cherished
brother of Jenny,
brother-in-law of Garry
and loved Uncle to
Alicia, Triston, Claire
and Arielle.

Forever in our thoughts
and hearts!
Love Jen, Drew and
Emma, Russ and
Marilyn, and the
Edwards family.

Alison Wright wrote

Rest in Peace Craig. Alison. Xx

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Lee-Anne McMaster wrote

Missing you every minute of every day, Love you mate.

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Melinda Bampfield wrote

My heart goes out to you Marg & Ron, and all of Craig's family near and far. May the memories that make you smile always chase away the sadness. Will miss you mate. Thanks for the memories. Much love, Mel xo

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Darla Vander Weil wrote

I have never met Craig, but his daughter, Emma is in my class. He would be proud to know how wonderful and kind she is. Sending prayers for your whole family.

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Julie Fischer wrote

We never got to know Craig, but we do know his children Drew and Emma and they are wonderful souls. We know his spirit will live on in them. RIP Craig Walters, you will not be forgotten!

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Matt and Sara Stueve wrote

Craig was a special person. I remember him being like a big brother to me (which I appreciated, having only sisters). I specifically remember our annual Christmas Eve celebrations where Craig was always the life of the party. As my parents already mentioned, he turned us on to James Morrison (not of The Doors) and those Christmas albums are still among my favorites. He was very kind to my young girlfriend-to-become-wife and made her feel at home in our crazy family. So much so that we wanted him to be a part of our wedding party as a groomsman. Craig was a good man. We are better for having known him.

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To All who Knew and Loved Craig

Craig was like a light that could brighten the darkest of spaces. Even though ill, he was still sensitive to the needs of those around him. A special memory is sharing the music of an Australian trumpeter named James Morrison. One of Craig's favorite pieces was "Amazing Grace". We would listen to Morrison play the song over and over, not only for the precision with which it was played but also for a message that struck a chord with our very souls. Craig may be gone but never forgotten. His presence, no matter how short in our lives, brought us experiences and memories that will forever be cherished.

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Russ and Marilyn Clifford wrote

Dear Margaret, Ron, Sue, Andrew, Jenny, Garry, Claire, Lee-Ann, Steven, and the extended Walters family,
It is with deep sadness that we learned of Craig's passing. We are thinking of you and remembering the good times we had with Craig. We know that he is at peace and no longer in pain. He was a wonderful father to our wonderful grandchildren, and we know he will watch over them. RIP Craig
Love, Russ and Marilyn Clifford

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Todd and Kari Edwards wrote

Dear Margaret, Ron and family,
We are thinking of all of you and praying for your peace and comfort during this sad time. Remembering Craig's good heart, his great sense of humor and the way he accepted people for who they were. Thankful for the gift of his amazing kids who will carry on his memory and laughter and make you all proud.

May his soul rest in peace.
Todd and Kari (Clifford) Edwards, Jack, Sam, Ella, Anthony and Michael

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