January 23, 1973 – August 21, 2013
Craig Seifert was born in Northern Ireland the youngest of four children on January 23, 1973 to Stan and Rachel Seifert. The family immigrated to Abbotsford, BC in August of 1974. It was here that he received his education and graduated from MEI in 1991 and married his high school sweetheart Shawna in 1992.
Craig began his career in the lower mainland of BC working as a carpenter for Mierau Construction. In June 1996 Craig moved his family to Sylvan Lake, AB to start his own construction company. He was energetic and not afraid to try something new so he went to work as a Sales Rep for Home Hardware and later Woodland Supply. He currently was employed by United Oilfield as a Service Technician Field Hand.
Craig was predeceased by two brothers Karl and Garry and father Stan.
He leaves to mourn his loving wife of 21 years Shawna; three children Kayla, Nolan and Amy; mother Rachel; sister Ingrid (Dave Nickel); nephew Jonathan (Karleigh) Nickel; niece Ashley (Dana) Mann and baby Hamish Mann; along with his extended family and countless friends.
A Celebration of Craig’s life will be held at the Alliance Community Church, Sylvan Lake, AB on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 At 2:00 P.M. Cremation entrusted to the Rocky Mountain Crematorium.
As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made in Craig’s name to a Trust Fund that has been set up at the Servus Credit Union “Seifert Family Trust Fund” Acct # 58558594.
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