Doris L. Craig
Doris L. Craig
Doris L. Craig

January 20, 1929 - May 17, 2020
Born in Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, Iowa


Doris Lorraine (Goddard) Craig, 91, of Des Moines, Iowa passed away Sunday, May 17, 2020, at home. She was born on January 20, 1929 in State Center, Iowa.

Doris was the daughter of Roy and Esther (Scholine) Goddard. She married Lester Merlin Craig on July 20, 1946 in Lovilia, Iowa. She retired in 1991 from Principal Financial Group. Besides her family and close friends, she enjoyed quilting, gardening, traveling, and casino trips.

She is survived by her children: Dennis (Barb) of St Charles, Patricia (Craig) Wyckoff of Des Moines, Jerry of Des Moines, Kenneth (Patti) of Menlo, Shirley Craig of Kent, Washington, and Nancy Craig of Des Moines, 12 grandchildren Jody Dickerson, Lisa Wyckoff-Estefou, Brian Wyckoff, Jeffrey Craig, Justin Craig, Cory Molloy, Michelle Talamantez-Griffith, Randy Craig, Melinda Craig, Megan Eeling, Emily Strait, Jacob Strait, Myles Strait, 21 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, granddaughter Amy, grandson Aaron, great-great-granddaughter Clarity, daughter-in-law Sandy, her parents, 6 brothers and 1 sister.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to MercyOne Hospice.

Private graveside services were held at Franklin Township Cemetery in Santiago, Iowa.




Funeral Home
Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312