In loving memory of Craig Ole Hendrickson: 1948-2021


Craig Ole Hendrickson passed away on Dec. 23, 2021 after a short battle with lung cancer.

He was born June 7, 1948 in Portland, Oregon and adopted as a young child by Ole and Anne Hendrickson.

Craig was raised on the teachings of the Old Apostolic Lutheran Church. Despite many trials he strove to carry a living faith in his heart.

On Dec. 15, 1967 he married Sharon Dole, and had a daughter Mary Jo.

Through the years Craig was employed in several occupations in Clark County, later in his years for Aloca and then C-Tran.

He was preceded by his parents, sister Bettie Vainikka and a foster-sister Virginia Tikka.

He is survived by his daughter Mary with husband Todd Millar of Yacolt; grandchildren Devin and Nina; a brother John True of Mesquite, Nevada; sister Eileen Smith of Lakewood, Colorado; Jane Day of Battle Ground, Washington; Karen Hager of Los Angeles, California and his former wife Sharon.

A memorial service was held at the Old Apostolic Lutheran Church in Brush Prairie, Washington on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022 at 11 a.m.