Orla Olive Craig
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Orla Olive Craig, aged 88 years of Moose Jaw, SK, who passed away on Sunday, August 15th, 2021 surrounded in love. Orla was born to Sadie and Joe Haug in Mazenod, SK on January 27th, 1933. She married Doug Craig on August 5th, 1954. Orla loved being surrounded by her family, which reached beyond the immediate family. Everyone who came to Orla’s was family. She loved to garden, do crafts, play cards and cook. Everyone was welcome and was fed cookies by the pail, along with homemade soup.
She was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Sadie Haug; sister, Iola Robb; brother, Harold Haug; and infant grandson, Joshua Craig. Orla is survived by her husband, Douglas; children: Cheryl (Dan) Olson, Robert (Roberta) Craig, Denise (Ron) McDonald, Laura (Dave) Duguid, and Stephen (Faye) Craig; grandchildren: Aaron (Leigh Anne) Olson, Travis (Roxanne) Olson, Naomi Olson, Rebecca (Robin) Collins, Stephanie (Matt) Soroski, Mike (Shannon) McDonald, Barb (Stefan) Geddes, Nolan (Janel) Duguid, Matt Duguid (Breanna Goertzen), Hayleigh Craig, Maritza Craig, and Colby Craig; great-grandchildren: Rainer, Piper, Cadey and Jack Olson, Liam, Carys, and Leia Olson, Soren Olson, Jackson, Dylan and Jorja Geddes, Reg and Louis McDonald, Jacob, Kenley, and Lennox Soroski, Ben and Hayes Duguid
The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, August 20th, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. in Moose Jaw Funeral Home. Reverend Bob Langdon will officiate and interment will take place at Sunset Cemetery. As an expression sympathy, donations in Orla’s name may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada, 150 Albert St, Regina, SK S5R 2N2. Arrangements are entrusted to Moose Jaw Funeral Home, 268 Mulberry Lane. Michelle Ellis, Funeral Director 306-693-4550