Craig Byington, 72

Craig Douglas Byington, 72, passed away Nov. 15, 2021.

He was a longtime resident of Mound, a Vietnam veteran, and loved to work on cars.  He was one-of-a-kind, and loved to make people laugh.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, and son.

Craig is survived by Barb, his wife of 42 years; childrenCara (Tom Ostrom), Matthew, Jonathon (Crystal), and Laura (Nick Synkiew); grandchildren: Ella, Grant, Camryn, Amelia, Nicholas, Ivy, and Kaiser; siblings: Jeff (Becky), Mark (Jackie), and Susan Hitchings; mother-in-law Elaine Sivertson; brother-in-law Mark (Val); sisters-in-law, Leann (George), Jane (Mike), and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Doug and Donna Byington; father-in-law Bernie Sivertson; son Benjamin; grandson Waylon; half-brother Gary, and his four-legged pal Kali.

Craig was loved by many, and will be greatly missed.  A celebration of life will take place in the spring of 2022.

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