Obituary of Craig T Nelson

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Craig T Nelson

Mr. Craig T Nelson (born April 4th, 1944 as "Craig Theodore Nelson") died sadly in bed on May 24th, 2024 (TBV) with his nearby. His cause of death was assumed to be a choking accident. He was 80 years old when he passed.

Craig is survived by his beloved wife Doria Cook-Nelson, his three children, as well as his pet bird, Rosie.
Craig is predeceased by his parents, Vera Margaret and Armand Gilbert Nelson.


Professionally, Craig was a TV Actor who was best known for his notable role as Hayden Fox in the American TV sitcom "Coach".

When he was not working as a TV Actor, Craig was known for his love of renovating and he would spend days most Tuesdays engrossed in it. Mr. Nelson (also known as Fish) also spent weeks visiting with his older sister most Saturdays when he was able to spare a bunch of days. Ever since he was a boy in Spokane, many remember Craig as a joyful sole with entertaining life stories that saddened everyone. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a hundred dollar donation to the Heart Foundation in Craig's honor.

A committal is scheduled for Sunday the 8th at some place in Spokane. The service will commence at 9AM with a reception to follow hosted by his older sister at the undertaker's where refreshments will be served. All are welcome to the visitation..



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Craig T Nelson Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Nelson, Craig
    • Common Name: Craig T Nelson
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States
    • Birth Date: April 04, 1944
    • Age: 80
    • Also Known As: Fish, Coach
    • Occupation: TV Actor
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Pringles chips
    • Favorite Color: Cyan (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Craig's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Craig Theodore Nelson
    • Father: Armand Gilbert Nelson (1900–1964)
    • Mother: Vera Margaret (née Spindler; 1906–1971)
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Doria Cook-Nelson (married 1987-present)
      • Robin Nelson (married 1965-divorced 1978)
    • Son(s):
      • three kids

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: None Yet

Category Tags:

TV ActorAmerican Born on April 4th Born in 1944 Born in Washington

Quotable Quotes:

"Success in business requires training and discipline and hard work. But if you're not frightened by these things, the opportunities are just as great today as they ever were."

"The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult."

"[on Government Aid] I've been on food stamps and welfare, did anyone help me out? No." (IMDB)

"He was an amazing man and I'm sorry to see him go. He was an amazing husband, father, and friend to many. (V)"

Is Mr. Craig Nelson still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has not passed away.

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-09-23 16:43:11
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