Craig Hampton ’94 passed away January 29, 2010, after an inspiring fight against a rare spinal cancer. Craig was born December 17, 1971, the youngest of six children, and raised in Simi Valley, California. He graduated with a marketing degree from Santa Clara University in 1994, and relocated from California to Spokane in 1997. Craig spent 15 years in the software solutions business. His passions included golf, fly fishing, and he was a well-decorated soccer player: "Bone" (AKA #4) was named an All-American as a senior at Simi Valley High School (1990), was US U-20 Men’s National Team captain, and two-time captain at Santa Clara University. He also played for the Palo Alto Firebirds and Spokane Shadow (USISL), and San Jose Grizzlies (CISL). A loving husband to Kristina, and father to Madisen (10), Samantha (9), Landen (6) and Monroe (5), Craig enjoyed being involved withand supporting his children in their many activities. He found great comfort and love with Kristina, his family and friends, especially during the last months of his courageous battle. Craig is also survived by his parents, Wes and Sandy, whose devotion to their son’s care was unparalleled; his sisters: Leslie Elkins (Rob), Kerri Rasmussen (KL), and Cindi Kramer (Chris); and brothers: Wes and Kevin (Nydia) and many extended family members.

08 Nov 2018