Craig R. Hemming, 67, formerly of West Haven, now of Whitingham, VT. entered into rest on June 12, 2018. Father of Michael (Stephanie) MacLeman, Kristen( fiancé Chad Rowland) Latta, Jane (Edward) Smith, the late Casey Hemming. Brother of Holly Hawtin and Robert Hemming. Husband of Eileen MacLeman Hemming. Also survived by 7 grandchildren Kylee Latta, Madison Rowland, Charles Rowland, Liam Rowland, Douglas Smith, Lauren Smith, and Henry Smith.
Born in New Haven, a son of the late Carleton and Rita Basserman Hemming, Craig served in the US Army. For many years, he owned and operated Craig’s Tree Removal in West Haven and was a member of City Point Yacht Club. He enjoyed spending time in Vermont with his dogs Sonny and Dudley.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday June 20 from 8:30 to 10:30 at the West Haven Funeral Home at the Green. A service will begin at the funeral home at 10:30. Interment with military honors will take place in Beaverdale Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to America’s Vet Dogs, 371 E. Jericho Tpke. , Smithtown, NY. 11787.