Dr. Trevor Percival Craigen of Warsaw, Ind., went home to be with the Lord at 12:19 a.m. on Friday, April 26, 2019 at Wampler Senior Home in Bourbon, Ind., at the age of 74.
He was born on September 1, 1944 in Cape Town, South Africa to Ruth (Pridgen) Craigen and Robert Percival Craigen. On March 25, 1967 he was married to Colleen Alice (Kendall) Craigen, who survives.
Dr. Craigen was a resident of Kosciusko County, Ind., for the past eight years. He was the Professor of Theology at Master’s Seminary in Los Angeles, Calif. For many years he and his wife, Colleen, were missionaries in Europe. They ministered in more than 27 countries serving the Lord. During the course of his life he wore many hats and served as a pastor, an accountant, and a policeman. He was an exceptional man in all respects as a husband, father, and grandfather. He leaves behind a rich legacy of many who have been impacted by his life and teaching.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 52 years, Colleen Alice Craigen (Warsaw, Ind.); son: Clive (Randi) Craigen (Chicago, Ill.); and his daughter: Treleen (Jim) Cox (Warsaw, Ind.). He also leaves behind his beloved seven grandchildren: Claire, Emma, Zeb, and Trinity Craigen (all of Chicago, Ill.); Trevor, Kendall and Brennan Cox (all of Warsaw, Ind.); three brothers: Noel (Ann) Craigen (York, England); Gavin (Fiona) Craigen (North Wales, United Kingdom); and his twin brother: Keith (Rita) Craigen (St. Ives Cambridge, England). He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Redpath-Fruth Funeral Home, 225 Argonne Road, Warsaw, Ind.
His funeral service will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Pleasant View Bible Church, 2782 W. 200 N., Warsaw, Ind., and officiated by Pastor Mike Hontz and Pastor Brad Pixley. Burial will follow with a graveside service at Pleasant View Cemetery in Warsaw.