BRANFORD, Conn. – Craig Alan Nelson died suddenly Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, at his home. Craig was born Feb. 29, 1972, in Houlton, the son of Peggy Mills Keck of Branford, and Gary E. Nelson of Houlton.
Craig graduated from Branford High School and formerly worked for Zane’s Cycles.
In addition to his parents, Craig is survived by his brothers, Zachary and Jared Keck of Branford and Ben Nelson of Maine; his paternal grandparents, Eugene and Janette Nelson of Houlton; many aunts, uncles and cousins. He leaves behind his loyal friend and companion, Roxie. He was predeceased by his maternal grandparents, Gregory and Emogene Mills.
Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial service 6 p.m. Thursday at First Congregational Church, Branford, Conn. W.S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 244 North Main St., Branford, Conn., is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to YNHH Office of Development, Heart & Vascular Center, Heart Transplant Fund, P.O. Box 1849, New Haven, CT 06510. For directions and online memorial see www.wsclancy.com.