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This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, L.Cpl. Craig Nolan Watson who was born in Kansas on March 03, 1984 and was killed by Iraqi insurgents while in service to his country on December 01, 2005 at the age of 21. We will remember him forever.
Tributes and Condolences
My son, my heart, my hero   / Shirley Watson (Mom)
Craig was a part of my heart that will never die.  Although his body is gone he will live forever in my whole being.  He was a brave and proud man that never quit even though there were times he wanted to.  He would give you all he had...  Continue >>
This would be Craig talking to me   / Shirl Watson (Mom)
Mama Don't CryMama don't crybecause were apartdon't you know I'm still livingDeep down in your heart??Whenever you need meJust look in and seeThat little warm feeling inside of youthat's meMama, don't crycause you missed me todayYou can't leave me be...  Continue >>
Always in my heart   / Curtis Wolf (Friends)
Craig and I became friends in the DEP program out of Battle Creek, Raised our hands to enlist the same day, flew to MCRD San Diego together and yes missing our flight along the way, Same Platoon in boot camp together, same SOI Company together and th...  Continue >>
Missed  / Steve Stittsworth (uncle)
Missed but never forgotten !
To lose a son   / Cherri Roemeling (He served with my son )
My thoughts and prayers are with you. I feel we have a bond as mother's of a Marine. I lost my son Johnny George after he got out of the Marines to sudden cardiac arrhythmia. Please feel free to e-mail me at anytime. Cherri
We will never forget you  / Pat Mounts (Served together 2/7 )    Read >>
Lost, never forgotten  / Walt Kiefer (High School Friend )    Read >>
We Miss You.  / Baylee McEwan (Cousin)    Read >>
Hey buddy been along time...  / Sean Miller (Friend)    Read >>
Why I do it  / Mom     Read >>
You'll always be in my heart bro  / Alex Fridkin (Brother from 2/7 )    Read >>
Watson, my buddy  / Michael Shave (Buddy w/ him in 2/7 Fox 2nd Plt. )    Read >>
I know....  / Kyle Herr (Best Friend )    Read >>
Hey, Craig.  / Stephanie Peterson-Ferrel (cousin)    Read >>
My school paid tribute  / Heather Duran (none)    Read >>
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His legacy
National Obituary Archive  
National Obituary Archive
Battle Creek Enquirer  
Readers' Letters of Condolence About Craig More about Craig
Washington Post  
Guest Book
Detroit Free Press  
MITCH ALBOM'S DREAMS DEFERRED 2005: A soldier's journey Detroit Free Press Thursday, December 22, 2005 Written by Mitch Albom
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Craig's Photo Album
Jake and Craig
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