Craig H. Greenlee


Craig H. Greenlee, 91, of Sandy Lake, passed away peacefully on Feb. 14, 2019, at the VA Assisted Living in Butler.
Craig was born on Feb. 5, 1928, in Franklin to the late Floyd W. and Viola Plowman Greenlee.
Craig attended school in Sandy Lake and joined the United States Army after eighth grade. He was stationed in Korea during World War II. He later on earned a certificate from Penn State.
He was a member of the Sandy Lake Rotary, the VFW Jesse G. Greer No. 1835 in Franklin and Harrisville American Legion Post 852. He was also a member of Sandy Lake Christian and Missionary Alliance Church and was a church elder as well as a Sunday School teacher for many years.
Craig enjoyed spending time outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and hiking. He loved nature and spent as much time as he could in the woods. He also enjoyed playing cards with his late wife and family. He was a family man and loved them dearly.
Craig married his beloved wife Lenora Jean Greenlee on Nov. 24, 1948. She preceded him in death on Feb. 15, 2018. He loved his wife and missed her dearly this past year.
Craig is survived by three children, Sandy (Dave) Bachman, Jackson Center, Michael (Brenda) Greenlee, Cochranton and Carol (Bruce) Hoffman, Millbrook, where he was currently living; daughter-in-law, Christine Greenlee-Sammons, Cape Coral, Fla.; sisters, Beverly (Roy) Wimer, Greenville, and Geraldine Ritz, San Diego, Calif.; seven grandsons; six granddaughters; 31 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
In addition to his parents and wife, Craig was preceded in death by his son, the Rev. Dr. Terry L. Greenlee; eight siblings; one infant grandchild; and five great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made in Craig's name to the Butler VA Health System, 325 New Castle Road, Butler, PA 16001.

Craig H., 91, of Sandy Lake.
Calling hours: None. Online condolences and flowers may be sent to the family by visiting
Service: Private, with the Pastor Pat Confer, retired pastor, officiating.
Interment: Oak Hill Cemetery, where Craig will receive full military honors.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the BLACK FUNERAL HOMES, Stoneboro and Sandy Lake.
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