Craig "Dex" H Bottorff

September 9, 1958 ~ October 25, 2023 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Craig "Dex" Bottorff Obituary

Craig "Dex" Bottorff, 65, passed away on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 in Memorial Hospital. His loving daughter, son-in-law, and Donna were all by his side during the last three weeks of his life.

Craig was born on September 9, 1958, he was preceded in death by his parents, Beryl and Doris Bottorff; and his niece, Beth Ann Bottorff Paczkowski.

Craig leaves behind his only daughter, Carrie Lynn Bottorff Culp (Ron); along with his lifelong companion and love, Donna Lynn (Ogren) Bottorff; brothers, Beryl Bottorff (Pam), Larry Bottorff; sisters, Nancy Richards (Dave), Carol Cukrowicz (Tom); and many nieces & nephews.

Craig retired October 15, 2023 from Lock Joint Tube, after 45 years. He leaves behind numerous friends during his 45 years there.  He loved Gunsmoke and other westerns, fishing, golf, bowling, and grilling out.  He also enjoyed throwing parties for his friends. 

Friends and family will be received 10:00 am to 1:30 pm Thursday, November 2, 2023 at St. Joseph Funeral Home, 824 S Mayflower Road, South Bend, IN 46619. A Funeral Service will begin at 1:30 pm in the formal chapel.  Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

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November 2, 2023

10:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Saint Joseph Funeral Home
824 S. Mayflower Road
South Bend, IN 46619

Funeral Service
November 2, 2023

1:30 PM
Saint Joseph Funeral Home
824 S. Mayflower Road
South Bend, IN 46619

Interment following funeral service
November 2, 2023

Mount Pleasant Cemetery
23449 Edison Rd
South Bend, IN 46628


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