It is with great sadness that her children announce the passing of their beautiful mother Donna Hird Craig, of Little Egg Harbor, on August 26, 2021.
She is survived by her loving children Angela Goldin (Adam) of Galloway, NJ; Joseph Craig of Norristown, PA; Jennifer Merill (James) of Little Egg Harbor, NJ. Affectionately known as "Gigi" to her grandchildren Jared Goldin of Galloway; Destiny Craig of Little Egg Harbor; Kaylee Craig of Columbus, GA; and Olivia Merrill of Little Egg Harbor. She is also survived by her ex husband 46 years Joseph Craig, Jr, sister Joan McAllister, her brothers Alfred Hird Jr. (Rose Colangelo), Robert Hird (Marion), Wayne Hird, Steven Hird (Rhonda) and William Hird as well as many nieces and nephews. She is Predeceased by her parents Alfred and Mary Hird (nee Lamon), and her brothers Gary and James Hird.
Donna was known for her big loving heart. She made friends with everyone she met. She was truly adored. She enjoyed spending time outdoors, camping, kayaking, going to the beach, playing bingo with friends, going to Harrah's and watching the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. She was the happiest spending time with family and friends. She is going to be missed tremendously.
A visitation will be held at GARDNER FUNERAL HOME, RUNNEMEDE NJ on September 21, 2021 from 1pm to 3pm. Memorial Service 3pm at the Funeral Home. Interment Private.
"Did you know that God has a garden the most beautiful by far,
Lit by the sun in the day and at night by a great big star,
Watered daily by our tears and broken hearts as my faithful friend has depart
God only knows what the future holds, so until we meet again my friend
I will always think of you everyday
Rest in peace Donna in God's Beautiful Garden"
"Did you know that God has a garden, the most beautiful by far,
Lit by the sun in the day, and at night by a great big star
Watered daily by our tears"
"Did you know that God has a garden ? The most beautiful by far, lit by the sun in the day, and at night by a great big star, watered by our tears for our loss of our faithful friend
God only know what future holds, so until we meet again someday , I will always think of you everyday . Rest in peace my friend,
In God's Beatiful Garden"
"Angela and family, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. She was one of the most caring people I have very met and loved all of her patients like family xoxo
"Mommy still can't believe you are gone. You always had so much love and forgave so easily. We miss you so much. I love you and we will make you proud"
"I'm so sorry you had to leave so soon Aunt Donna. The time between us seeing each other was touch too long but you always greeted me with that beautiful smile and it made me feel like much time hadn't passed at all. You were loved by so many and will be missed very much. I love you and I'll see you o the other side??"