Craig A. Estes
Craig A. Estes, 37, formerly of Ripley, NY died October 29, 2018 on his farm in Ripley. He was born in Hollywood, Fl., on June 16, 1981, to Raleigh D. and Betty (Strake) Estes. Craig was a United States Navy Veteran, who earned an Associate’s Degree and
owned and operated the Estes Grape Farm in Ripley. He was also a Building Contractor in the Westfield and Ripley areas. Besides his parents, Craig is survived by his only son, Zander Estes of
Westfield, NY his brothers, Eric and Ryan Estes and sister Kelly Gibbons as well as several nieces and nephews. He is further survived by his fiancee Brandy Mercado and her daughters, Chelsie, Desiree and Destiny. Craig’s 11:00AM Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at The Mathews Funeral Home, 104 W. Main St., Ripley, N.Y. All arrangements have been entrusted to Michael R. Fantauzzi, Director.