- Grove City, Pennsylvania


October 18, 2012

Chelsy Lynn Dobson Craig

GC nurse loved to play practical jokes

SLIPPERY ROCK TWP — Chelsy Lynn Dobson Craig, Slippery Rock Township, died at her residence at 7:15 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, 2012, following an extended illness. She was 56.

Mrs. Craig was born Sept. 15, 1956 in Butler to Thomas Joseph Sr. and Alberta June Kelly Dobson. She married Charles "Charlie" Edward Craig on Dec. 10, 1999. He survives.

Mrs. Craig was a licensed practical nurse. She graduated from Karns City High School in 1975; attended Slippery Rock University for three years; and finished at Jameson School of Nursing, New Castle.

She worked at Grove Manor Nursing Home, Grove City, from 1996 until 2003. Prior to that, she worked at Bonnetti's Nursing Home, later called Autumn Grove, in Harrisville.

She was Presbyterian.

Mrs. Craig enjoyed playing practical jokes on family and friends. She greatly enjoyed playing with her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed swimming, riding in the golf cart with her husband, kids, grandkids and their dog. She used to work with ceramics. Besides her husband, surviving are: a son, Joshua G. Hile, Slippery Rock; a daughter, Tara N. Hiles, wife of Micah, Petrolia; a brother, Thomas J. Dobson Jr., Farrell; a stepson, Charles E. "Edward" Craig III, Slippery Rock; and two granddaughters, Kenzie and Ally Hiles. She was preceded in death by her parents.

The family will observe a private wake service. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Slippery Rock.

Published Oct. 3, 2012. Pick up a copy at 201-A Erie St., Grove City.

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