Craig Curtis Penson, 65, passed away on Saturday evening, Sept. 4th 2021.
Born to Mertylee and Charles G. Penson of Kansas City Missouri, Craig ended his life as a long-time resident of the Phoenix area. He worked for 20 years at HACI Mechanical as a pipe fitter/welder.
Craig and his older brother John attended Raytown South High School, Raytown Missouri, graduating in 1974. (John class of '71)
He married his first wife Terri Gilotte in October, 1981 becoming stepfather to Adam. Linsday joined the family in 1982 and Cole followed in 1986. The family lived in Missouri, Oklahoma and Arizona. Terri and Craig divorced in the early 1990's.
Craig married his longtime companion, Donna Woodhall in May, 2018.
He enjoyed building /riding motorcycles and enjoying time with his family and dog.
Graveside service will be held Friday Sept. 17th at 10 a.m. at Paradise Memorial Gardens, 9300 E. Shea, Scottsdale AZ.
Craig is survived by his father, Charles (Jerry) brother John and sister-in-law Sheri, wife Donna , children Adam, Lindsay, Cole and grandchildren Ashton, Hannah, Aiden, Kaydence, Grace, nieces, nephew, uncle and cousins.
His mother Mertylee, preceded him in death in 2016.