Hannah Craig


Hannah Craig, 101, formerly of Rumford Towers, passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020 at Evergreen House Health Center. She was the wife of the late Russell S. Craig.

Born in Westport, MA. she was a daughter of the late James and Mary (Davenport) Shoesmith.  Mrs. Craig worked for the former Bayberry House Gift Shop and Bryant University before she retired.  Hannah enjoyed gardening, square dancing, singing, cooking and spending time with her family.  She also enjoyed collecting dolls and had the original Shirley Temple doll.  She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother.  Hannah loved everyone and everyone loved her. She lived for her children and grandchildren. She was a special lady who will be sadly missed.

She leaves three children, Carol Fournier of South Carolina, Faith Hanrahan and her husband David of Rumford and Russell B. Craig of California, six grandchildren, Kathryn Wood, Karen Owens, Steven Fournier, Craig Gottmann-Hanrahan, Heather Hanrahan and Russell K. Craig, five great grandchildren, April, Kristin, Emma, Ava and Hanna, three great great grandchildren, Casey, Paige and Eli and one brother, Stephen Shoesmith. She was the twin sister of the late Elsie Cochran.

Que Sera, Sera. Whatever will be will be.

Her funeral service will be private.


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6 entries.
muriel woodcock from rumford ri wrote on June 24, 2020 at 8:11 am
Dear Faith , Heather and Family, So sorry to hear about your mother's passing.
Judy Phillips from Rumford wrote on June 24, 2020 at 7:54 am
Faith and Hannah!!! I was sadden to read about "Hannah' Her obituary was true, she was loved. Loved " meeting " you in the market. Talking with you both was a pleasure!!! May she rest in the arms of our Lord.
Lori Bedame from North Providence wrote on June 23, 2020 at 8:07 am
Faith,Dave ,Heather, and family Hannah will be missed at Evergreen House. She was part of our family here. May she fly with the angels. Take comfort in the care you all gave her. She entered heaven with a piece of all of you in her heart ❤️ Love prayers and hugs to all Lori
Dale Desmarais from East Providence wrote on June 23, 2020 at 7:48 am
Dear Heather, my heart breaks for you for the loss of your Hanna...you shared her on facebook and your love for her...Prayers for you and your whole Family....
cassandra a digiovanni from Pawtucket wrote on June 22, 2020 at 9:02 pm
As staff at evergreen over the last year ive gotten to know hannah so well and im honestly heartbroken. Im so sorry for your loss
Suzanne Almeida from Warren, R. I. wrote on June 22, 2020 at 8:49 pm
Dear Faith, David, Heather and family, my heart is heavy for who you have lost, sweet Hannah, she will be missed, prayers ascending for you and the family. Sending some extra love at this time, always,' Sue